“Be In Good Spirits” on your Birthday

When you turn 50, all bets are off.  You can ‘whine a little, WINE a lot!’  Milestone birthdays often bring around self medication in this socially acceptable form. Um.  Maybe any birthday???  So, here is my ode to said alcoholic category;  they may not all be considered “spirits” but they are all libations of a sort.  Happy 50th Akemi!  May your second half of the century be even better.

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Fifty and Fabulous

A few of my favorite friends hit the half century mark this year;  God forbid I miss an opportunity to jest.  I thought a little sweetness would go well with the 50 black balloons , etc that mysteriously appeared at their homes.   And who doesn’t love an old fashioned candy gram…
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