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Industry Education
Occupation Retired from Teaching, but not from LIFE!!!
Location Auburn, Heart of the South, United States
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Introduction Recreational scholar, former high school and junior college English teacher. Animal lover (especially horses, dogs, and people), live in the South, sometimes poet and essayist... "Ireland, Scotland, Britain, and Wales...I can hear those ancient voices calling..." Van Morrison from Celtic Heartbeat
Interests Travel, theatre, art, music, vintage sports cars, antiques, horses, dogs, German dolls, wine, writing, drawing, and my family & home
Favorite Movies I Know Where I'm Going, Camelot, The Lion in Winter, Henry V (Brannagh), The Quiet Man, Shakespeare in Love, Lassie Come Home, National Velvet, Babette's Feast, Becket, Firelight, Out of Africa, The English Patient, Tess, Something Wicked This Way Comes, A Christmas Carol (George C. Scott and others), Dr. Zhivago, & so many more...
Favorite Music Celtic, Chopin, Mozart, The Beatles & Sir Paul, Sting, U2, Abbey Newton on cello, Windom Hill Winter Soltices (there have been many) Nightnoise, Black 47 (Irish Rock), Van Morrison, Johnny Cash, Richard Thompson, Bob Dylan, Dave Matthews, Joshua Bell on violin, show tunes and some opera now and then
Favorite Books Anything by Hardy or Dickens or Herriot, To Kill a Mockingbird, Complete Works of W.B.Yeats, Robert Burns, The Dubliners, Emily Dickinson, T.S. Eliot, The Artis's Way by Julia Cameron, Thomas Merton, C.S. Lewis, and my current favorite literary magazine: Garden & Gun

What's the best time you've ever had licking stamps?

Just simply because I go over the edge every chance I get! {{{warm smiles}}}