Category Archives: As we get Older

A CPAP Machine for Historical Re-enactment

I made this flat bottomed portmanteau to carry my CPAP machine and batteries.  I have found this set-up works fairly well for me for trekking and events. I use my CPAP machine without the humidifier.  If I’m over 8,000 feet … Continue reading

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Gabe the Shootist

When I was growing up many of us had nicknames.  Not from our parents but names our friends called us.  Similar to today’s camp names that folks get at a rendezvous.  It was a term of endearment.  It showed you were … Continue reading

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This may be my favorite joke, ever. Kind of an insider.

I was walking in San Fransisco along the Golden Gate Bridge when I saw a man about to jump off.  I tried to dissuade him from committing suicide and told him simply that God loved him.  A tear came to … Continue reading

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Irish Proverb

“Do not resent growing old, Many are denied the privilege.”

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Will Rogers Once said:

The older we get, the fewer things seem worth waiting in line for.

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