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O joy – Jon Stewart is back. He seems exhausted and even admitted that he’s relying on Donald Trump to provide him with lightweight loony material so he doesn’t have to delve into the heavy stuff. Which, luckily, the cretinous Mr. Trump is happy to do. Paul Rudd, at the end of a very sweet interview last night, said, “I love you, Jon Stewart.” Which is what we all feel. Bereft in 3 weeks.

It seems that President Obama will be Jon’s guest tonight. How’s that for clout?

I am dealing with sensitive neighbour issues – nothing serious, just misunderstandings. Things like this always remind me of a favourite quote from my dear friend JP Sartre: “Hell is other people.” And no matter where you go, there they are.

On the other hand, heaven, also, is other people.

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4 Responses to “brothers”

  1. beth says:

    I have to agree, Theresa. And they're all on their way over for their first Glamma visit, right now. Anna's friend Holly, who took this wonderful pic, is with them – Anna didn't want to attempt such an arduous journey on the TTC for the first time alone.

  2. Anonymous says:

    Such a moving and wonderful photo of Eli and Ben. Couldn't keep the tears away. Congratulations to you all … et longue vie à vous tous!
    Lorraine

  3. beth says:

    Merci, Lorraine. What a marvel it is, this moving along of the generations, and especially the bond of mother and daughter. Longue vie a toi aussi! b.

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