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Dr. Perv

Last night I was not feeling well. I was alternating between hot and cold. My forehead also felt hot to the touch so I asked the husband:

" I feel hot. Will you check either my forehead or cheek and see what you think?"
" You're on fire!", he exclaimed.
" Wrong cheek Dr. Perv."

Hi Ho Scooter!

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Mom and I went to Wal-mart recently. Due to her surgery and still being weak she decided to use a motorized scooty chair for the first time. This was her experience:

" It won't go."
" Here let me try," I said.
" NOOOO!"
" Go, go Git up!"
" Mom, it's not a horse."
" Go, go. Move", she says as she kicks it on the sides.
" Mom. Mom, quit kicking it. It's not a horse."



Book Review of The Girl You Left Behind

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The Girl You Left Behind
By: JoJo Moyes
Genre: Literature/Fiction
384 pages
Publisher: Pamela Dorman Books
Publication Date: August 2013
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Synopsis: * I received a free copy from the publisher via netgalley in exchange for an honest review.*
Jojo Moyes’s bestseller, Me Before You, catapulted her to wide critical acclaim and has struck a chord with readers everywhere. “Hopelessly and hopefully romantic” (Chicago Tribune), Moyes returns with another irresistible heartbreaker that asks, “Whatever happened to the girl you left behind?”

France, 1916: Artist Edouard Lefevre leaves his young wife, Sophie, to fight at the front. When their small town falls to the Germans in the midst of World War I, Edouard’s portrait of Sophie draws the eye of the new Kommandant. As the officer’s dangerous obsession deepens, Sophie will risk everything—her family, her reputation, and her life—to see her husband again.

Almost a century later, Sophie’s portrai…