Author Archives: Progeny

FATHER, ON THIS FATHER’S DAY, I SALUTE YOU

Father dear Father. Words hardly begin to express the love, gratitude, admiration, and respect I have for you; I feel for you. On this father’s day, What more could a son ask for than a father such as you? I … Continue reading

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Father’s Day – The Most Important Man In the World

Today is Father’s Day. Though I don’t know how universal it is, I certainly know that fathers are ultimately the most important man in our lives. None of us would be here without one, even if “father” was nothing more … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS PARADE IN AUSTRIA

Did you know that Oliver Cromwell cancelled Christmas as part of a crusade to get rid of decadence in England? Charles II reinstated it by popular demand. Did you know that Captain John Smith wrote that Christmas was loved and … Continue reading

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PROGENY

Hi there….. I take a moment and thank all of you  for reading “The Octogenarian’s” blog.  I proudly bear the name suffix  “Jr.,” and happen to be the first of his progeny.  It delights me to no end that he’s willing to … Continue reading

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DEAR BIG BROTHER IV:

From my viewpoint, I feel that our discussion of miracles deserves a few more comments. As a scientist I have always stood in awe of the laws that govern our universe. Would a God who instituted such beautiful laws so … Continue reading

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