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    Christmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect.
    Happy Holidays!
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    Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful. Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we're here for something else besides ourselves.
    Happy Holidays!
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    that's cool Bro, I didn't know you spoke Spanish. Right on!
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    Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love. Happy Holidays!
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    Thank you for the props on the fragrances I have. I agree with you that the Hugh Parsons frags are great. I have a few Chanels but not Anateus I have never smelled it. I'm still on the hunt for that one special fragrance where I can say this is it, my search is done. Wish me luck and any suggestions.
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    thanxs Bro do you have any suggestions on what scents are a must try?
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    Well I've always checked this site out & I never joined until now. I like fragrances I have over 100 hundred bottles of cologne. When I first got into fragrances I was an impulse buyer always looking for that one special fragrance. Now that I'm older 32 yrs of age I buy wisely I'm done with impulse buying. I don't have any niche fragrances I only buy designer.
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    Have a wonderful holidays my friend and a happy new year!
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    Birthday Greetings!! Slightly late but entirely heartfelt. Will now resume reading the latest entry in your blog, which I always enjoy!
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About JaimeB

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Native of Brooklyn, NY; speak Spanish and French; former Anglican/Episcopalian monastic, now married
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Retired Language Instructor
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JaimeB

"Why spend life seeking that which does not satisfy? Why remain a slave, when freedom waits? Let your life shine; illumine the world with your truth!"

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Fiat justitia ruat cælum.

Let justice be done, even if the sky should fall.

Lucius Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus

Qui nihil potest sperare, desperet nihil.
Let him who can hope for nothing despair of nothing.

Male irato ferrum committitur.
It is an evil thing to arm an angry man.
—Seneca

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A Picture from the blue

by JaimeB on 25th March 2015 at 04:02 PM
A friend of mine was on a fight to Dubai recently and noticed one of the cabin crew was wearing a name tag with the same family name on it as mine. He took the man's picture and emailed it to me remarking on the strange coincidence. Of course, the flight attendant was from the same part of Spain, Galicia, as my parents, but it led me to think about some things I hadn't considered for a long time.

Here's what I wrote to the friend who emailed me that picture:

Thanks for

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Updated 25th March 2015 at 11:05 PM by JaimeB

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Packing scents for a trip (from a post to the Men's Fragrance board)

by JaimeB on 4th February 2015 at 04:48 PM
My history of packing fragrances to take on a trip has changed quite a bit over the years. Early on, I packed quite a variety. Once I went on a week-long cruise and packed a different day and evening scent for each day, and then threw in a couple more, in case I changed my mind.

Homeland Security and TSA regulations soon put an end to that kind of extravagance. For a while, I tried to pack more carefully. I made sure to put scents into checked luggage, still taking at least four or

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Updated 4th April 2015 at 03:52 PM by JaimeB

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November in Europe, Paris Part One

by JaimeB on 3rd February 2015 at 09:06 PM
When we returned from our trip to Europe toward the middle of November, all four of us were sick; it was some cold that was going around Italy that got all of us. We all got sick at different times, one of our traveling companions first, who later ended up with walking pneumonia, and I was the last, but our complete recovery took a couple of weeks. Of course, we’re all perfectly fine now.

The trip was glorious. We started with three days in Paris.

We arrived in Paris on

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Updated 5th February 2015 at 06:35 PM by JaimeB

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November in Europe, Paris Part Two

by JaimeB on 3rd February 2015 at 09:06 PM
Returning by the rue St-Jacques, we passed the Lycée Louis le Grand, the setting for Judith Rock’s historical mystery series set in the then-Jesuit seventeenth-century school. Rock's sleuth, Jesuit scholastic Charles du Luc, is one of my favorite literary detectives. Back through the Île de la Cité and along the Right Bank quays, we trudged the rest of the fifteen-and-a-half miles we had slogged that day. That evening, on our way back to the Place des Vosges for our dinner reservation at La Place

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Updated 26th June 2015 at 06:30 PM by JaimeB

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November in Europe, Rome

by JaimeB on 3rd February 2015 at 09:05 PM
Early the next morning with bags repacked we were on our way to Rome. The Lufthansa flight from Paris to Frankfurt was pleasant and polite; we were amply fed and cosseted, in good German fashion. In Frankfurt, we were to connect with two friends flying in from home and continue to Italy for the rest of our trip. Their plane was late, we were waiting for them in the wrong airport lounge, and we practically ran through the large, unfamiliar Frankfurt airport to catch up with them and find our gate,

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Updated 12th February 2015 at 05:24 PM by JaimeB

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