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Browsing Archive: April, 2009


Posted by Faron Franklin on Thursday, April 30, 2009, In : Faron's Footnote 
        Toy stores now sell small sand boxes that fascinate the minds of little explorers.  These kits come complete with small shovels, diggers, rakes, and brushes so a young child can excavate and brush away the sand to reveal small (plastic) bones of dinosaurs, and other artifacts of ancient cultures buried under the earth.  

 Adult archaeologists also dig for hidden treasures; they dig in layers of the earth’s crust for clues to our past.  They work in harsh and often dangerous condi...

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Posted by Faron Franklin on Friday, April 24, 2009, In : Faron's Footnote 

Tuesday night, around 9 PM, I was preparing for bed and a knock (more like a loud pounding) came to my back door.   I quickly prepared to meet my unsuspected guest, turned on the porch light, looked through the curtain, and opened the door.  To my surprise it was one of our town policemen.   He asked me to confirm my name and I did.  He explained that he was patrolling the back street where my automobile was parked and noticed that my trunk was open. 

My key remote had been jingling in...

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Posted by Faron Franklin on Friday, April 17, 2009, In : Faron's Footnote 

The following is a confidential report on several candidates being considered for the minister position at a church.

Adam: Good man but problems with his wife.   Also one reference told of how his wife and he enjoy walking nude
in the woods.

Noah: Former ministry lasted 120 years with not even one convert.   He is prone to unrealistic building projects.

Abraham: Though the references reported wife-swapping, the facts seem to show he never slept with another man's wife, but did offer to shar...

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Posted by Faron Franklin on Sunday, April 12, 2009, In : Faron's Footnote 

We live our entire lives struggling to understand what love is all about.   We want to be loved, we desire to share love, but we labor with trying to wrap our mind around the meaning of love.   Even our language confuses our thinking.

The word “love” may be the most meaningless word in our language.  Woman to her girlfriend: “I just love the way you are wearing your hair!”   Man to his foursome on the golf course: “Don’t you love this course?”  Cheating husband to his mistress: ...

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