Grits and Purls

Spinning yarns about the grit of life

I recently had an experience where I was unable to get a poor customer service issue resolved using the customer service channels provided by the company with which I was dealing. I had contacted them repeatedly via their customer service email address, only to receive stock replies saying they were looking into my inquiry. Finally …

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On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me A Harley Road King in the garage On the second day of Christmas my true love gave to me Two Milton Red Hawks And a Harley Road King in the garage On the third day of Christmas my true love gave to me …

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On Friday evening, when the thunder bumpers were booming outside, I used my computer to check the local radar. My husband looked over my shoulder and asked, “Well?” “Well, there’s some red stuff just east of the Iowa border, but it will probably pitter before it gets here.” “Pitter?” “Yes, pitter. An official meteorological term. …

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