Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself;
I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today.
I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet.
I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.
~Groucho Marx

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Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Not much of anything

It wasn't actually raining when I walked around the lake this morning but it was cloudy and a bit foggy. We did get a peek at the sun for a short while but then the clouds came back and yes more rain came down. It's raining right now.

I finished reading Dead Man's Puzzle by Parnell Hall.
There is not much to say about this book. I didn't like it much. Couldn't get interested in the characters or the story. I'm surprised I even read the whole thing. A book I would NOT recommend.

I was up in the loft for part of the day and did a little cross stitching.

We went out for pizza for supper.
For my snack tonight I had Chocolate chip mint ice cream - nice having the mint for a change.
A pretty quiet day and didn't really do much of anything.

Hope you had lots to smile about today.
Happyone :-)

5 comments:

  1. I rode up to Glyndon, MD, to pick up heirloom tomatoes that I ordered. I've got mine in their pots already -- the rest are for my kids.
    And it CERTAINLY is raining again. It's pounding on our roof right now. Wish I could send some of this to the people in Santa Barbara who are experiencing the wild fires.

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  2. This weather has been depressing. I'm glad I've been working! Waiting on the repair man, then maybe off to buy some plants? Hope it's a good day for you :))

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  3. Oh yuck. Enough rain already. Have you analyzed why you kept on reading a book you weren't enjoying? Cuz that would be interesting and especially so since that's not your usual philosophy. Hope that the sun comes out for you guys today!

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  4. Vee - I had read the other books in the series and liked them. I guess I was hoping that it would get better. It's not a long book so it didn't take long to read. You're right I usually don't finish a book I don't like.

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  5. Hmm... I have never heard of that book or author, but I guess I'm not missing anything.

    We had more rain today too and I'm ready for a break from it.

    Mint chocolate chip is one of my favorites.

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