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22 Years and 5 Days: A Life Well Lived

June 4, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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Last Monday, Memorial Day, Lisa inspired me to do something different, something special that would teach our boys and remind us adults about the real meaning of this day.  And so, about sundown, … [more]

Heart Value

May 25, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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There are things and then there are things. You know, you may own a rare one-of-a-kind something or other, but it doesn’t come close to meaning as much as, say, that first love … [more]

Of Men, Music, and the Land

May 17, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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I went to town the other day to get a haircut before I flew to Florida for the weekend. As usual, our little barber shop was busy, so I got in line behind about … [more]

Living While Waiting

May 5, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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The last time we visited, I was waiting for our mare, Molly, to foal. Well, a little after midnight on a stormy night in late April, she finally did. It seems that she was on … [more]

The Start of Something New

April 19, 2010

By R.W. Hampton

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Welcome to the start of something new. As with most things new, it’s a humble start. I say that because I’m writing this not from my ranch office, but rather while I’m sitting on … [more]