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Auld Lang Syne

I had thought about this yesterday, but realized that today is 23rd just some time ago. Today is the birthday of a long lost friend. I haven’t seen or heard from that friend in over 7 years. I do wonder what has happened. I guess this gives me an excuse to post another blog, also to remember a song very appropriate for this occasion. None of the lyrics or mp3 I have seen are complete, since this is a very old poem, 17th century I believe. The song was written by Robert Burns, after hearing a shepherd sing it. So the age of this poem is uncertain and the original lyrics lost in the Vale of Scotland. Listen to the beautiful music from the following link. http://wilstar.com/xmas/midi/auld4.mid Download the mp3 here.http://www.3pintsgone.com/sounds/auld-lang.mp3 Version 1 Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And auld …

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50 First Dates

An interesting and very romantic movie. Who would have thought the funny, always talking Adam Sandler could portray such a romantic character. It is the story of a woman, played by Drew Barrymore, who has no short-term memory, thanks to an accident. The story begins when Sandler meets Lucy (Drew Barrymore) and starts to like her. The next day he finds that she has no recollection of him. After trying for a few more days Lucy’s father tells him not to go to the cafe where Lucy goes every ‘Sunday’ (everyday). So he invents ways to meet her on her way. The comedy continues till one day Lucy finds him on her bed, and start hitting him. From there the move moves on a more serious note, but still there is enough comedy to laugh quite a few times. How the move goes? Well you should see it, because, I …

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