Monthly Archives: January 2013

Turndown service – January 24

This isn’t so much a good deed as something nice to do for someone, and a little surprise, to boot. Cousin Mimi and I have developed a lovely routine of turndown service. We come from an etiquette family. Everyone checks … Continue reading

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“The Jetty Girls” – January 10

A lovely story from the end of my Christmas vacation. My cousin Jim and I were standing in his living room, looking out the window of his glass-enclosed porch at the beach, which is only about fifteen feet away. Where … Continue reading

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Erin McHugh, the Anti-Resolutionist – January 3

You may or may not be surprised, Dear Readers, to find that although I’m all for — as the ONE GOOD DEED subtitle says — “Trying To Be a Little Bit Better,” I’m a strict anti-resolutionist. You can read the … Continue reading

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