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Curmudgeonly Love

October 4, 2014 by MC | No Comments | Filed in Stuff

I recently discovered some interesting insights about love in two unlikely places: Mortality by Christopher Hitchens; and The Curmudgeon’s Guide to Getting Ahead by Charles Murray Hitchens’s book is the writer’s account of battling terminal cancer. In the afterword, his wife Carol Blue writes this passage about a secret she and her husband shared prior to […]

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Love

September 7, 2014 by MC | No Comments | Filed in Stuff

Sometime soon I hope to write a post about love. Until then, I leave you with this.

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Sinatra Interview

September 3, 2014 by MC | 1 Comment | Filed in Stuff

Longform.org has reprinted a stellar Playboy interview with Frank Sinatra from 1963. Some excerpts. On feelings: …being an 18-karat manic-depressive and having lived a life of violent emotional contradictions, I have an overacute capacity for sadness as well as elation. On religion and God: I think I can sum up my religious feelings in a […]

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