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Occupation Retired CCU, RN
Location Drexel Hill, PENNSYLVANIA, United States
Introduction I, Carmela Patterson (Mel) am a Wife, Mother of 5, Grandmother of 11, Great Grandmother of 3. I am a retired CCU RN-was dedicated and loved it while I did it. Since retiring from nursing had worked part time for a Photographer, and recently retired from Home Book Business Sales with and - which was a GREAT RIDE while it lasted 5 years. Am now somwhat active in Church, active member of the Legion of Mary on Tuesday evenings in our Parish and loving it all. I am on the "Bucket Brigade" aka The Altar Society, cleaning the Church as needed, generally a couple of times a month as we have a nice number of helpers. Also, I am a Lay Franciscan -Professed 11-12-06. Never really fancied myself a writer but in the last couple of years, I began some writings and recently began writing poetry, all in Praise of God. Enjoy traveling having visited Iceland, England,and France (for 1 day,lol). Visited Niagara Falls, Toronto, and in USA, Grand Canyon, Yellowstone Park, Las Vegas, the Florida Keys, Colonial Willimasburg, Jamestown, for example.
Interests Reading, Traveling, Tae Bo, Owner Non-Denominational Christian Prayer Group,, Theatre (Plays), Dining Out
Favorite Movies Meditation: The Passion of The Christ. Light Comedy: "Love Actually, " "Yours, Mine and Ours, " Adventure: "Last of the Mohicans, " Romance: "Sense and Sensibility."
Favorite Music Songs by Andrea Bocelli, Josh Groban also Instrumentals.
Favorite Books The Bible, Imitation of Christ, Flowers of St. Francis, Home & Garden Magazines, Home Improvement Magazines.

You moved the pot before the coffee stopped brewing. Do you smell the mountains or the burro?

The mountains, of COURSE. LOL