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11/15/15 - NNHS Newsletter -
Am I Losing You?

“We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower
that man who has lost his wife. But that man who has known the immense
unhappiness of losing a friend, by what name do we call him? Here every
language is silent and holds its peace in impotence.”

-
 
Joseph Roux
(19 Apr 1834 - Feb 1905)

Dear Friends and Schoolmates,

   Jim Reeves keeps singing this song to me, so I might as well use it as our Newsletter theme today.

BONUS - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PUpOyMvFqsU - Am I Losing You? - Jim Reeves


From http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Am_I_Losing_You:

"Am I Losing You" is a 1981 single written by Jim Reeves and recorded by Ronnie Milsap. "Am I Losing You" would be Ronnie Milsap's seventeenth number one country single. The single stayed at number one for one week and spent a total of nine weeks on the country chart [1]...


THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:

   Happy Birthday today to     the late Bobbie Whitehurst Canady ('57) (deceased 11/16/07) AND       My Niece, Shari, of VA!

   Happy Birthday tomorrow to    the late George-Morewitz ('57) (deceased 06/09/08)

   Happy Birthday this week to:

17 - Ronald Creech ('57) AND Wayne Gaskill ('63);

18 -   Joe Drewry ('58) of VA AND    Jane Coltrane Leonard ('64) of VA AND   Ann Allen ('65) of NC;

21 - June Veneris Collie (Hampton HS - '62) of VA AND   The late Rose Woodard Groff ('65) (deceased 10/14/84)!

http://www.nnhs65.com/Happy-Birthday.html 

   Many Happy Returns, One and All!


1450 YEARS AGO TODAY:

November 15, 565 - Justin II succeeded his uncle Justinian I as emperor of the Byzantine Empire.


700 YEARS AGO TODAY:

November 15, 1315 - The Battle of Morgarten: The Schweizer Eidgenossenschaft ambushed the army of Leopold I.


THIS DAY IN WWII:

November 15, 1942 - The Heinkel He 219 made its first flight.

November 15, 1942 - The Battle of Guadalcanal ended in a decisive Allied victory.

November 15, 1943 - Holocaust: German SS leader Heinrich Himmler ordered that Gypsies and "part-Gypsies" are to be put "on the same level as Jews and placed in concentration camps". (see Porajmos)


THIS DAY IN 1965:


Monday, November 15, 1965
- Snooker player Nigel Bond was born in Darley Dale, Derbyshire, England.

Monday, November 15, 1965 - Swimmer Stefan Pfeiffer was born in Hamburg, West Germany.


From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 11/14/15:

“God does not send thunder if a still, small voice is enough.”

- Neal A. Maxwell
(
06 July 1926 - 21 July 2004)

    Thanks so much, Susan!


From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 11/14/15:

       PRECISELY! Thanks, Susan!
 
 


I hate housework! You make the beds, you do the dishes–and six months later you have to start all over again.”

- Joan Rivers
(08 June 1933 -
04 Sept 2014)


        From My Husband, Paul Harty (Bardolph HS, IL - '61) of NC - 10/25/15 - "Cruel and Funny Lies Parents Told Their Children (#15 in a series of 17)":

  Thanks, Haul Party!
 
 


  From Ruth Ann Reece Horace ('67) of FL - 10/28/15 - "Redneck Technology (#15 in a series of 19)":

  REDNECK TECHNOLOGY

    Thanks, Ruthie!

 
 


BONUS CROCHET PATTERNS (Sorry, not theme related):

http://crochetchiq.blogspot.com/2012/10/chiq-slouchy-spiral.html - Mary Kathryn Vaughn's Slouchy Spiral Hat - "This Slouchy Spiral Hat has a unique look when you use multiple colors while working it up. As you follow the crochet instructions you'll start to notice a spiral pattern emerging. The crochet hat is worked side to side instead of top to bottom."

http://www.favecrafts.com/Crochet-Hats-Scarves-Gloves/Colorful-Crochet-Hat - Michael Sellick's Colorful Crochet Hat - "This Colorful Crochet Hat can be worn during the winter season or as a fashion statement during the summer season. This free crochet had pattern can be made with any colors you want, but we think the rainbow colors used here look great. The bright colors really pop against the black hat. Colorful crochet hats like this one are perfect to wear in the middle of winter they're an instant pick-me-up for dreary days. "


BONUS THANKSGIVING RECIPES:

http://www.recipelion.com/Turkey-Recipes/Slow-Roasted-Thanksgiving-Turkey/ml/1 - Slow Roasted Thanksgiving Turkey - "They say you can't rush art, and this Slow Roasted Thanksgiving Turkey is no exception! Create your masterpiece by following this simple roast turkey recipe. Thanksgiving roast turkey recipes like this one will be the toast of your menu."

http://www.recipelion.com/Pies/Old-Fashioned-Sweet-Potato-Pie/ml/1 - Old Fashioned Sweet Potato Pie
- "This is a sweet potato pie just like grandma used to make. The recipe is no frills: simple and straightforward, and of course delicious. Try it as the end to your Thanksgiving meal."


FINALLY:

From www.ajokeaday.com - 11/14/15:

Psychologists have discovered that the manner in which people eat Oreo cookies provides great insight into their personalities. Choose which method best describes your favorite method of eating Oreos:

1. The whole thing all at once.

2. One bite at a time

3. Slow and methodical nibbles examining the results of each bite afterwards.

4. In little feverous nibbles.

5. Dunked in some liquid (milk, coffee...).

6. Twisted apart, the inside, then the cookie.

7. Twisted apart, the inside, and toss the cookie.

8. Just the cookie, not the inside.

9. I just like to lick them, not eat them.

10.I don't have a favorite way because I don't like Oreos.

Your Personality:

1. The whole thing: This means you consume life with abandon, you are fun to be with, exciting, carefree with some hint of recklessness. You are totally irresponsible. No one should trust you with his or her children.

2. One bite at a time: You are lucky to be one of the 5.4 billion other people who eat their Oreos this very same way. Just like them, you lack imagination, but that's okay, not to worry, you're normal.

3. Slow and Methodical: You follow the rules. You're very tidy and orderly. You're very meticulous in every detail with every thing you do to the point of being anal retentive and irritating to others. Stay out of the fast lane if you're only going to go the speed limit.

4. Feverous Nibbles: Your boss likes you because you get your work done quickly. You always have a million things to do and never enough time to do them. Mental breakdowns and suicides run in your family. Valium and Ritalin would do you good.

5. Dunked: Every one likes you because you are always up beat. You like to sugar coat unpleasant experiences and rationalize bad situations into good ones. You are in total denial about the shambles you call a life. You have a propensity towards narcotic addiction.

6. Twisted apart, the inside, and then the cookie: You have a highly curious nature. You take pleasure in breaking things apart to find out how they work, though not always able to put them back together, so you destroy all the evidence of your activities. You deny your involvement when things go wrong. You are a compulsive liar and exhibit deviant, if not criminal, behavior.

7. Twisted apart, the inside, and then toss the cookie: You are good at business and take risk that pay off. You take what you want and throw the rest away. You are greedy, selfish, mean, and lack feelings for others. You should be ashamed of yourself. But that's ok, you don't care, you got yours.

8. Just the cookie, not the inside: You enjoy pain.

9. I just like to lick them, not eat them: Stay away from small furry animals and seek professional medical help - immediately.

10. I don't have a favorite way, I don't like Oreos: You probably come from a rich family, and like to wear nice things, and go to upscale restaurants. You are particular and fussy about the things you buy, own, and wear. Things have to be just right. You like to be pampered. You are a prissy.


DATES TO REMEMBER:
1. Wednesday, January 13, 2016 - The NNHS Class of June 1942 meets at noon on the second Wednesday of every other month for a Dutch treat lunch at the James River Country Club, 1500 Country Club Road. PLEASE JOIN THEM. Give or take a few years makes no difference. Good conversation, food and atmosphere. For details, call Jennings Bryan at 803-7701 for reservations.


PRAYER ROLL:

http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 11/08/15

BLOG:

http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11



   Y'all take good care of each other!  TYPHOONS FOREVER! 
We'll Always Have Buckroe!

                          Love to all, Carol

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Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
910-854-8802
 


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Am I Losing You?

Written by Jim Reeves (20 Aug 1923 – 31 July 1964), 1981

Am I losing you
Are my fears coming true
How I wish I knew
Am I losing you

Is your love really true
Is there somebody new
Tell me what to do
Am I losing you

Am I too blind to see
What's been happ'ning to me
Ev'ry road has a bend
Will I be sweetheart or friend

Will the sweet things you do
Be for somebody new
Tell me what to do
Am I losing you

Am I too blind to see
What's been happ'ning to me
Ev'ry road has a bend
Will I be sweetheart or friend

Will the sweet things you do
Be for somebody new
Tell me what to do
Am I losing you


"Am I Losing You?" midi courtesy of midi courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/mo/NeverKnowWhat/MidiWorld.html - 11/15/07

"Am I Losing You?" lyrics courtesy of http://www.cowboylyrics.com/lyrics/reeves-jim/am-i-losing-you-18121.html - 11/15/10

Animated Peach Rose Title Image courtesy of My Niece, Shari, of VA - 05/06/07
Thanks again, Shari!

Peach Zigzag Divider Line courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars26.html - 11/28/05

Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!

Animated Coast Guard Flag clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03

Animated Laughing Kitty courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 10/08/07
Thanks, Al!

Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06

Animated  Laughing Jerry courtesy of Cookie Phillips Tyndall ('64) of VA - 06/14/06
Thanks, Cookie!

Big Grin Smiley courtesy of Domi O'Brien ('64) of NH - 07/05/09
Thanks, Domi!

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