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MoveOn.

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After arriving back 2 hometown Chicago for
family & support, we decide on a few days
@ the Weddington’s getaway.

This would be the most perfect time 2
gather & reestablish ourselves after losing
big sister from her bout with cancer.
Rest in Peace Jackie;(

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This was the most perfect way 2 catch up on old times & just “chill”….

not 2 mention visit the pier where
late sister Vivian’s ashes were laid.

MoveOn. from The Weddington Adventures. on Vimeo.

Hmm!…looking back over those younger
years, things may have appeared
slightly dysfunctional 2 some but
we considered it just a bit complicated..
lol;/

It’s been an absolute blessing 2 have wonderful
memories & the opportunity 2 reminisce
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yearly gatherings
& just us being us.

One massive lesson revealed is 2 make the most
of every situation & don’t worry about
tomorrow for it’s never promised.
MoveOn man…Moveon.

Peace!…with 2 fingers;)

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Brandnew.

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UntitledxxxTime for an early start
with lots 2 do…
Ugghhh…

Saturdays are usually my lazy day
& much rather sit & watch a game or 2.

Time 2 play parent as Khalid & I go
for that bi-weekly cut @ local spot
“Cordells”.

unfortunately doors aren’t open…again.
Dayum!…C’mon MAN!

“Yo dad, how about some Little Ceasers.”
You see, pizza has become the common gourmet for Khalid
& fails 2 appreciate Pop’s cookin’.

In retrospect, seems like no one ever did.
Well at least I try.

This happens 2 also be the big day
when Lady Tammy picks up
her “Brandnew” ride.
A Ford Escape.
(see how I put that together?;)

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Came along for the ride & thought
It’ll be cool 2 once again, as usual, bring
along the trusty Canon.

Whatever that brings a smile
2 Lady Tam’s face has a
right 2 be captured.

ya think?

Oh yeah!…let’s ride.

Peace!…with 2 fingers;)

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2 The Fallen.

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I’m not sure how 2 express myself regarding something that’s been affecting me lately…ok. There are times when I think about my past life. The excursions, poor choices, triumphs, failures, escapades & all those other things.

Along with meeting people who have since became great friends, acquaintances & sorts, I’m truly blessed. Able 2 elude the madness that plague the city streets of Chicago while living smack dead in the middle of it all is a testament in itself.

Lately, I’ve been sorta coping with being 45, while those I knew & loved passed on. Death is something we usually try 2 avoid cause honestly folks life is better & no one is looking 2 transition anywhere….well most.

But dayum, wish I could push that rewind button….just a few years so I could say whaddup 2 a few. Sister Vivian who was my running buddy for years & truly appreciated for those “Den” days. Mike, Wayne, Shannon…(just way 2 many)…

We even lost Micheal Jackson & Prince in the same lifetime….really?

Always felt as if they’ll live forever man!

Dealing with this imminent fact that death is real & we all have a date forces me 2 see life through a much deeper scope.

Just gotta make it right now & leave the simple things behind for it matters none.

Much respect 2 The Fallen. Never 2 be forgotten.

 

Peace!…with 2 fingers;)