Lord, Grant Me 20 More Years

Lord, Grant Me 20 More Years

My mother was 19 years old when she was married while my father was 5 years older, both very young by today’s standards but not unusual for their generation. Dad was a Lieutenant Commander at the time doing North Atlantic convoy duty from Halifax to Londonderry and...
Happy Birthday Dad

Happy Birthday Dad

Our Dad, Timothy Hubbard Dunn, known affectionately as T.H., would have turned 100 on August 26th. Sadly, he did not make it, but he gave it a good try, passing away at 89. We were very lucky to have had him with us for so long. Today, he would be proud to know that...
I Am Married to a B.I.T.C.H

I Am Married to a B.I.T.C.H

As we approach our 50th wedding anniversary, I began reflecting on all those years with my wife Christa. We met through a mutual friend in Montreal and the best part was that she lived just up the street, perhaps 100 yards from where I was ensconced in my parent’s...
Educated

Educated

One occasionally hears of stories that defy belief. This quarter’s review deals with such a story, and perhaps some of you who have not read the book, will think it’s pure fabrication. Well, if nothing else, it will inspire you to read the book and see for yourselves....
Up, Up and Away

Up, Up and Away

Overview The first half of 2019 was terrific for financial markets, regardless of whether you were a stock or bond investor. The S&P 500 gained 6.9% last month, its best June since 1955, on its way to a 17% rise during the first 6 months of 2019, its best first...