I picked up the phone and my husband asked what was for dinner and if he should bring anything.
On July 11, 1958, newlyweds Richard and Mildred Loving were asleep in bed when three armed police officers burst into the room.
Garland, Retiring, Your Money, NY Times, 12-9-16) Storytelling, so important in late life, may be facilitated in many ways, including Guided Autobiography classes (in which participants write stories to read aloud each week, on themes such as Money and Work), other forms of memoir writing workshops, telling one's story to a hired personal historian (to be captured in print, audio, or video), or participating in dignity therapy (as part of end-of-life treatment).
Going Home Again (David Brooks, NY Times, 3-20-14).
This was not making love, this was straight fucking as he went down on me with his tongue making circles where it mattered most and I must admit I orgasmed twice before he even came up for breath! He penetrated me with such force my sub conscience screamed hallelujah! I clung on to him for dear life as though I owned the very breath he breathed.
by Paula Stallings Yost and Pat Mc Nees, with a foreword by Rick Bragg, a great gift for that person whose life stories should be recorded or told but who keeps saying, "Who cares what happened in my life?The last law officially prohibiting interracial marriage was repealed in Alabama in 2000.While attending law school in England, Ruth met Sir Seretse Khama (then Prince Seretse Khama), the chief of the Bamangwato tribe, who became Botswana's first president in 1966.He lifted me up onto the desk, it was not even his office to be honest but Andile’s, my boss who thought that she shit chocolate. I pulled his head into me holding him into place just to hold him there a while longer.Women with power tend to oppress other women but that’s a story for another day. Finally the moment of truth came, fine it wasn’t the first time we had done but every time felt new and fantastic.Five weeks earlier, the longtime couple had learned Mildred was pregnant and decided to wed in defiance of the law. Upon their return to Virginia, they were arrested and found guilty, with the judge informing Mildred that “as long as you live you will be known as a felon.” The Lovings moved to the relative safety of Washington, but longed to return to their home state.