A Comment From Apartment Therapy #1LinerWeds

Found this in an article about keeping your suitcase in the bathroom at a hotel so it won’t get infested with bedbugs…


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That slogan makes me think of “Sweeney Todd.” Or “Motel Hell.”

#1LinerWeds On A Special Feast Day

Today is the feast of St. Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits), who are responsible for a good deal of my education and formation. The Jesuits have been a big part of my family’s life: my stepfather was a former Jesuit priest; my grandfather was a math professor at Loyola University Chicago; I graduated from Loyola and met Mary there, etc. Rather than try and cover the life and career of Ignatius, here’s a good video, if you’re curious.


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Not The Way To Receive News Like This #1LinerWeds

Got this text from my dentist’s office yesterday:

We’ve been going to this dentist for several years now and have spent plenty of our and the insurance company’s money with them, and you’d think they’d be a little more professional about things than this. At the least, I think news like this might have been delivered by a letter or a phone call.

Oh well, time to look for another dentist…


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