Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture is making rings around the record player. It’s off-center a tad so there is an added flat, then sharp, to the loop each time around. I only hear it beyond the love and war scuffle because my ears are hyper vigilant. I hear everything right now — sharp truth … Continue reading thrifty

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From my house I hear the countdown from ten to one from the announcer on the mic downtown. Then a loud cheer and a wished Merry Christmas to all gathered round. The lights are lit up. Downtown is adorning Christmas flare and now a parade to follow. My friends and family are there. My senior … Continue reading staying put