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Scrappyang
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  • 67
  • FL, US

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About Me

I am a two time cancer survivor - once breast cancer and once tonsil cancer.

I have had some interesting jobs. My favorite has been in Law enforecement for which I have a degree. Also teaching journaling has been worthwhile. I owned my own used book store which was down right fun.

I'd like to meet

Many of my ancestors I never had the chance to know but of whom I have the greatest respect, especially those who were patriots in the Revolutionary War and those from Slovakia. John and Cindy McCain and Rosalyn Carter. I would have loved to have met Mother Theresa.

Activities

Walking, working out, attending meetings of DAR and Beta Sigma Phi, working on my writing, computer interests, Blogging, scrapbooking, stamping, and teaching journaling.

Interests

Politics, writing, fashion and beauty, womens rights, environmental issues, current events, sports - especially SEC football and MLB, reading, healthy lifestyle, genealogy,journaling, scrapbooking, stamping, history,entertainment, lots of things.

Favorite Music

Anything that is not too extreme, but I tend to tune to classical, 60's, and blues.

Favorite TV Shows

NCIS, NCIS Los Angeles, Golden Girls reruns; JAG reruns, Reba reruns, Who Do You Think You Are?, and SEC football.

Favorite Movies

So, so many! The tops are:
Casablanca
Dirty Dancing
Gone WithThe Wind
Gumpy and Grumpier old Men
The Pirates of the Carribean series
Exodus
To Kill A Mockingbird
To End All Wars
Cool Hand Luke

Favorite Books

Oh, again so many.
The Bible - always

My tops ones for now are:
Green Planet Blues
The Decade of Fear
The Help
Environmental Peacemaking
The Friendhip Crisis
Anything by Leon Uris, James Michener, Herman Wouk, Carolyn Hart mysteries, Sue Grafton mysteries.

Favorite Quotes

"Let the refining and improving your own life keep you so busy you have little time to cirticize others." ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Respect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or makes you happy. Unknown


We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right. ~~~~~~~~~Ronald Reagan

"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. "--John F. Kennedy

We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do. ~~~~~~~~~~Mother Teresa

"Ask and it will be given; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you." ~~~~~~Matthew 7:7

The best protection is early detection. It saves lives - it did mine! ~~~~~ ACS and me

Favorite Heroes

Betty Ford, Rosalyn Carter, Babara Bush, Mother Teresa, Princess Diana, Ghandi, MLK, Pope John Paul II, Geoffrey Dabelko, Bill Cohen, Kofi Annan, Ken Conca, Lee Hamilton

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  • Scrappyang
  • Female
  • FL, US
  • 2012/08/13 00:01:25
  • 2014/04/20 18:09:47
  • 67
  • Married
  • Straight
  • Scorpio
  • Discovering Opinions
  • College Graduate
  • Retired
  • Public Safety
  • No
  • No
  • Christian
  • Proud Parent
  • Moderate
  • White/Caucasian
  • Slim/Slender
  • 5 feet 5 inches