The purpose of Mr. Dickie's Blog is to provide a place where I can post quotations I like and write about things that are on my mind. As of the summer of 2011 I have NetworkedBlogs posting a link to this blog to Facebook.
... all these possessions and honors are awfully flimsy; even more, they are oppressive, because a person never has them without anxiety and fear. A person's happiness is not having many possessions; indeed, a modest share is enough.
(Thomas 'a Kempis, The Imitation Of Christ, Book 1, Chapter 22)
27 April 2014
I have been retired from the U.S. government for many years. I was a long time paying member of AOL until May 2009. Until October 2008 I had a fairly extensive genealogy website on AOL. They dropped support.
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