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Mind Set – World Order

Mind Shift – World Order Old mindsets die hard.  There is a time to shift from one belief to another but when is that time?  When is it a shift and when is it quitting? Earlier this week I spoke

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Looks Like We Made It.

Looks Like We Made It – Barry Manilow There was a time in my forties when I thought I was infallible, I could do no wrong.  It was a hot summer day when I discovered I had made a big mistake that

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Because You’re Mine, I’ll Walk The Line

Because You’re Mine, I Walk The Line – Johnny Cash It was nineteen seventy something and I am attending Maitland Junior High School. I’m not sure how it happened but my Dad had run into

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Please, Please Me Do

Please, Please Me Do – The Beatles “You are too nice a guy, Rex.” the manager at my office has told me on several occasions. I’ve heard this not only from her but from several people

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And Appetites a Human Vice I’m Guilty Of

And appetites a human vice I’m guilty of – Melanie It’s 1980 something and my new wife is once again indulging me by going to a concert at The Great Southern Music Hall. “Who are

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I Just Dropped In To See What Condition My Condition Was In

I Just Dropped In To See What Condition My Condition Was In – The First Edition It’s odd how it creeps up on you one day as if by magic, you notice that your double chin is starting to add

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Taken’ Care of Business – Bachman-Turner Overdrive

It’s one of those hot Florida summer days where no one should be outside much less working in the yard. I had started cutting back tree branches early in the morning but not so early as to tick off

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I’m Just A Living Legacy Of The Leader Of The Band

I’m just a living legacy of the leader of the band. – Dan Fogelberg “What was I thinking?   This is too hard for me to play.  Who am I trying to impress?’  All these thoughts

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You’ve Got To Be Cruel To Be Kind..

You’ve Got To Be Cruel To Be Kind – Nick Lowe My phone sounds off an alert to a text message. The tone is the old Jetson’s doorbell theme, that way I know it’s a text without having

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You’re still young, that’s your fault….

“You’re still young that’s your fault, there’s so much for you to know” — Cat Stevens It’s 1980 and 19 year old Rex announces “I’m going to ask Kathie

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What Keeps You Going?

"What keeps you going?" Jose one of the twenty-something agents in our office asks me the other day. I finish the… Posted by Rex Hunter on Tuesday, May 15, 2018

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Dawn Patrol | A Leap Of Faith

“He won’t do it!” chides my buddy Norman. “He’s chicken.” he continues with a smirk on his face. “Come on Rex, you can do it!” encourages my best friend Tommy. “How long is he going to

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On Truth

” You can’t handle the truth! Son, we live in a world that has walls. And those walls have to be guarded by men with guns. Who’s gonna do it? You?” barks Colonel Nathan R. Jessup in the

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Impact Of The Day

The engine goes silent on the 1964 Olds F-85 as Mom and I take a back road from Casselberry to our home in Maitland. “Here we go again!” says Mom as she shifts the car into neutral and tries to crank

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