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mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 24, 2018 - 10:40pm PT
Lovely day for a trip to the ER.

I got downtown early, afoot, had some breakfast, then sat absorbing sunlight on a Main St. bench.

After a time I moved to the ASIP. Coffee/tea spot, sat in the sun-filled front window of the old Starbucks watching foot traffic and reading.

After another time, the world started spinning, vortexing to the right. I clung to the tabletop, sitting on a high stool.

I had the barista help me to a lower seat and called 911.

Nauseated, hurling into a wastebasket, the medics came and hauled me out to Mercy Med Center. This was elevenish. Didn't get to finish my $4 cold brew.

Nothing was found to be immediately wrong, but a number of unrelated things to talk with the doc about come Monday.

I left the ER and got a taxi about 9 pm. I'm feeling okay.

So, say no more, say no more. "Drive on."

I'm happy to see the pix caught your attention, boys.

Dingus, where oh where?



Bedtime.
Jim Clipper

climber
Nov 24, 2018 - 10:59pm PT
Hey mouse. Take care. Maybe, good job on finding a barista to lay you down easy, but you should you be doing that? Glad you're seeking a doc`s blessings at least. Seriously, I've been kind of passing that way about one a week. If you need a ride to an appointment, or the bay area, please introduce me to a nice barista. Cheers.

mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 03:11am PT
HA! This one is six feet two and 225 # with red ponytail and beard!

My phone number's on the OP, so call me and I'll make the intro.

Coffee's on me. Or tea.

I recall when a dime ALMOST got you a cup of coffee. Now it's $4 in some spots. Murder, I tellya.

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mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 07:11am PT
Psilocyborg, I just had a listen to your contribution from yesterday.

What a gas.

Waves are the things in the sea that make contact with the shore.
zBrown

Ice climber
Nov 25, 2018 - 08:03am PT
Hang in there bB.

mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 08:40am PT
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Why just say it when you can spray it?
zBrown

Ice climber
Nov 25, 2018 - 08:53am PT
Hey little water boy, bring that bucket on down

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Very good question and astute observation, mahfrien

4 arrow salute

and I always have liked Thomas Mann

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mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 11:24am PT
^^^^Wha' hoppen to da bass?

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mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 11:49am PT
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After the Fall

I just had a really bad fall
And this time it was harder to get up than before
I shouted to the heavens and a vision appeared
I cried out "Can you help?", it replied "Not at all"

After the fall is over
You'll be on your own
After the fall is over

There'll be wrecks to clear in this war zone
There'll be much to clean and time to atone
But while it's dark you can shelter here
In the bleak midwinter when you're feeling the fear
Ah, but when the mist clears, the sun will shine again

A life's gotta have direction
After the deals are done
You gotta ask the question

Ask yourself why you go through it all
When morality kicks in, who will catch you when you fall
I'm a sinner waiting at the traveler's rest
Seeking refuge from the storm, and I'm a grateful guest
And a profit cries out in high platitudes
I smile and say, "Hey, I was just passing through"
And an angel cries, "Wait, we'll tell you when to move"
Even at the gates of Heaven I'll be waiting in a queue

Seems like I'm falling upwards
Into the great white blue
And all my imperfections

You can learn your lines and fabricate a show
But the way we come in, yeah, that's the way we're gonna go
We cheat and lie to conquer our fears
We can put on a smile just to cover up the tears
Ah, but when the mist clears, the sun will shine again

After the fall (after the fall is over)
There'll be a better day
After the fall is over

So I fell on my arse, now I'm feeling the pain
But the feeling will pass and so will the shame
The bigger the ego, the bigger the fall
When your reputation counts for nothing at all
Ah, but when the mist clears, the sun will shine again
I will greet you when the sun shines again

After the fall (after the fall is over)
There'll be a better day
After the fall is over

Songwriter: Ray Davies
mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 12:11pm PT


Gnome Ofthe Diabase

climber
Out Of Bed
Nov 25, 2018 - 12:40pm PT
Jack & Jorma just played in NY. at the Beacon
Friday night is a big gig, it has been a traditional thing for decades, Coming 'home' or visiting. Then, going by trains into see the Christmas widow decorations & catch the a show the reunion/mixer before the family Thanksgiving /[Click to View YouTube Video]I didn't think to mention Bob a Zim mer man, will be in-situ` from 24-28,

ho yeah , you try to see more straight there, Squeak* (*an affectionate nickname of all mice)
ohyea, please be well, as well as can be ...
Psilocyborg

climber
Nov 25, 2018 - 03:11pm PT
Holy smokes mouse, hope all is well.

And thank you for faithfully watching my videos. This music moves me like no other.

If we could see these many waves
That flow through clouds and sunken caves
She'd sense at least the words that sought her
On the wind and underwater

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Psilocyborg

climber
Nov 25, 2018 - 03:29pm PT
Amazing drummer
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jerry couldnt have played maze

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mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 06:08pm PT
Yeah, love we the trains, Jim.

Canadian travel at its best.
[Click to View YouTube Video]Calgary concert on the Festival Express Tour. It was July 4, 1970. Three months later...bye, y'all.

Festival Express
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DR-gcf89_Yo&t=0s&index=16&list=PL8EF13894AA24AA2A
zBrown

Ice climber
Nov 25, 2018 - 06:34pm PT
It took a long time for that film to get released

My ex#1 liked Janis' performances so much I bought her a copy

Did I mention she (excee) hung out with Hendrix (and especially Mitch) at Monterey

We were after all so much younger then

Cane and able and willin'

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Been mirandized? Sure at least twice (that I remember)

But I do draw that line at getting my head stove in


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mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 06:34pm PT
Don't be psilly, I try to listen to EVERYTHING since you all are willing to post what you do.

Thanks to all who come here and visit/lurk/appreciate.

Some fall color from the neighborhood this afternoon.


mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 06:38pm PT




zBrown

Ice climber
Nov 25, 2018 - 06:45pm PT
^You've become quite accomplished with that camera you were discussing back when we so much younger.

Impressive each and everyone.
-

Anyway, when the morning light comes streaming in

Did I mention standing with Graham at the Joni, Bob & Van show?

Who cares
-The Pretender


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Jim Clipper

climber
Nov 25, 2018 - 06:55pm PT
zBrown, if you a shared a girlfriend with Mitch Mitchell, you must have something going on, or just lucky. No disrespect meant to any party.

Trains... modern classic, probably goes without saying. Maybe the girls are timeless, at best. I'll just keep getting better in my own mind, over time, over here.


80's art house noir may date it, but Tom has got to Tom. The beat goes on..

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mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Topic Author's Reply - Nov 25, 2018 - 07:04pm PT
We're all happy f*#kin' idiots here.




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