Monthly Archives: May 2010

Lunch at Britling’s Cafeteria

The reward for several hours spent at church on Sunday was a trip to Britling’s Cafeteria in the Mt. Brook shopping plaza for lunch. Britling’s was famous for its southern-cooked vegetables (which meant pork fat in the pot), selections of … Continue reading

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Church on Sundays

Every Sunday morning, our family would get up early, put on our “nice” clothes and head to church. Even if you felt sick or were bone-tired from staying up Saturday night at a sleep over or watching reruns of Elvis … Continue reading

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Growing Up on Screen

My friends, a young thirtyish-something couple, recently hosted a birthday party for their only child to celebrate her first year. Like many parties for the very young, this one was comprised almost solely of adults. A dozen or so men … Continue reading

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