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Short Snorts (by W. C. Fields)
"A woman drove me to drink, and I'll be a son-of-a-gun, but I never even wrote to thank her."
Humor (by Cloud Chaser)
As the mama whale said to the baby whale, "It's only when you're spouting that you get harpooned."
Short Snorts (by Away)
The tiny little wife dragged her drinking husband into court and demanded an instant divorce. Trying to pacify her, the judge asked if her husband...
The "Magic Island (by M. C.)
HERE in Haiti we hear words such as Honfour (Voodon church, sometimes spelled voodoo and voodau); Hougan and Mambo (high priest and priestess of...
Sobriety or Sudden Death (by E.)
JULY, 1948. I was a cringing shattered man with death close to me as I lay on the kitchen floor of my deserted farmhouse. My wife had gone, taking...
Rendezvous in Buxton (by M. B.)
OUR destination was Buxton, Derbyshire; the object was to attend the sixth annual AA Convention of England and Wales, held last May. Ann, of General...
The Anecdote Bin
Dedicated to the lighter side of our common proble, The Anecdote Bin will contain bits and pieces as they accumulate. If you have a favorite story or...
The Anecdote Bin
ACCORDING to the Associated Press, a grocer in Darlington, England, was fined for selling a mother some milk for her baby after hours. If he had sold...
What We Were Like
In the spring of 1971, newspapers around the country reported the passing of Bill W. in New York City, one of the two co-founders of Alcoholics...
Back From Oblivion (by Barb R.)
Clothes that didn't fit quite right, hair that went wherever it pleased, shoes untied, and a dirty face: That was me. How I hated school! Always the...