Monthly Archives: February 2010

How to know it’s almost Spring Break

No, I can’t take it, sorry. You know my policy on late work. Yes, I agree, your steady average of 35% is a tad worrisome. Yes, I, too, hope that your final exam saves you, though I might as well hope … Continue reading

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 1 Have mercy on me, O God,        according to your unfailing love;        according to your great compassion        blot out my transgressions.  2 Wash away all my iniquity        and cleanse me from my sin.  3 For I … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

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Ode to Tickers

In my recent new education in the world of fertility, I’ve come upon the most entertaining aspect (well, maybe not the MOST entertaining aspect) of the whole thing. Ready for it? Ticker Factory. I always thought those women who sign … Continue reading

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Dear School,

Just a quick note to tell you how much of an ethical dilemma you really are. You’re cute, that’s for sure. Your little blue awnings, your ambiance of 1950s parochial school nirvana. You’re probably worth the thousands of dollars I’m … Continue reading

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