Category Archives: Nobody Asked Me, but…

Twice a week we express our views on issues of major or minor concern in America as well as throughout the world.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23 year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

In my youth, fast food was a hot dog at noon Thursday in the Kosher deli while mom worked at the store.

My mom never once took me out to lunch.

I have never feared fear.

All too many divorce from self.

Man sits quietly listening and wiggling foot.

The only truth I know is that I don’t know the truth.

Truth like paper is blowing in the wind of time.

Hate is a luxury not fit for most people.

Laughter is a dessert.

Each day 949 WWII veterans die.

Serving in the armed forces makes one depart with a sense of fatalism.

I am still surprised to see Jews depicted in films. Not the norm in my childhood.

Always make way for tomorrow.

Each day is a unique event.

Money is just money, it comes and it goes.

Technology and I are enemies at heart–and in mind.

I procrastinate filling out forms.

I place my glasses on the table when writing but do not use them to write.

Some back out of coffee shop.

Delightful sight, two white haired women walking with firm steps.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23 year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

In the end,we return from whence we came.

Some march to the right tune.

Some are timeless in their thinking.

All too often what we yearn for is not what we need.

There are times to have a firm grip on things.

In my childhood we kept things cold in the ice box.

Ah, the wishes we wished to never make that were never made.

Some hold coffee in left hand while holding paper in right.

Every American must once in life dream of walking along the Seine in Paris.

Policemen walk with authority.

I have never encountered a missing person, have you?

To sit quietly amidst noise is to sit with God.

Man has lock hanging from belt. Why? Does he want to lock himself up?

To read a book is to possess the riches of the world.

To remember with love is a precious thought.

There are times in life not to remember.

Always be a brother to your brother.

These days the drums of war in America are not heard by youth.

Forsake hate, and just love.

Long time since heard, “pay the piper’s tune.”

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23 year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

I am a sit-in-back person.

All enjoy a car wreck. A moment of “thank God it is not me.”

I have always been kind to strangers, after all, I am one to some.

Some exit car with hesitation.

Long time since heard, “Ides of March are upon us.”

Few recall Elementary school day songs.

Never forget the kindness others gave to you.

Some prefer winds of war to caressing winds of peaceful spring.

I prefer to walk with God than to dwell in his house.

As ye sow, so shall you reap, still true.

Little boys jumping disturb some.

In life, all too often, Evil does triumph.

Some rearrange chairs, some their mind.

Some eat with care and concern.

I wonder if there really is a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.

Man asked me what I was writing, I replied: “About you.”

Kind people deserve kindness.

I have always loved the banana.

Used up another pen. I am the writer of life.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23 year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

In my youth, fast food was hot dogs in the deli on Thursday when mom worked in our store.

My mother never once took me out to lunch–or dinner!

Some slumber through life.

Children enjoy a pretended punch.

There is judo of the mind as well as of the body.

At some point in time, we all have to depart.

Some were born to think in different ways.

All Earth folk are colored.

Some stand still to talk, others hop around.

In the universe there is never an end nor a beginning.

3 employees, 3 customers, not a profitable day.

Some gaze at iPad when ordering food.

I wonder if there is a hierarchy among Gods.

Two coffee spills in a day-blame it on old fingers.

Some clutch notebook close to heart.

Since serving in the army never had a clear identity.

Being able to tower over a shorter person gives one a sense of power.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23 year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

Truth, like a piece of paper all too often is blown away.

Honor thyself before honoring others.

Hate is a luxury.

Laughter is a dessert.

All too many rush to judgement.

Place a child in booth seat, and he will soon wander around.

Knowledge comes at the cost of innocence.

There is a time to sleep and a time to wake.

To dwell upon personal injustice simply raises blood pressure.

There is always space in our minds for new knowledge.

Always deflect hate directed at you.

Avoid the detour on the road to happiness.

Anguish of Death is not having another chance at –anything.

One can prepare for life, but not for death.

Money is just money, it is not life.

Long time since I waited at a bus stop.

We all await the grim Reaper, but do not desire to be harvested by him.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23 year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

Some sit on high, some on low.

Power never lasts forever anymore than does life.

Some quest for gold, some for power, and some just for life.

Always laugh at life’s madness.

Do not fear Death, he is your best friend in life.

Talk on phone, eat, drink coffee, write, a day in the life of modern man.

Some day soon, I will get a handicapped parking spot.

Some shoot for Venus, some for Mars.

Some place hand on thigh when talking.

Each week set aside a day to be a slob.

Anger is the last resort of anger.

I have never feared fear.

Man sits sipping coffee and wiggling his foot.

All too many divorce self from self.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23 year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

Long time since I sat on floor playing with a child.

Bad news if told “this is an estimate.”

In doing research, I become a time traveler into the past.

The past weighs heavy on the present.

We are always children of the past.

I so love arrival of spring.

I long for a time when robots handle all mechanical problems encountered in life.

So many heavy set women disguise beauty.

During the year I miss summer fruits.

In America, a yellow shirt means one has an occupation.

When spring arrives, I spring to life.

Some open car door, sit, observe life and then close door.

I have never grasped the holes in pants theory of dressing.

Poverty sucks, but it makes one aware as to what is important.

Older folks finish the entire meal.

Some desire to dwell in House of Lord, some in House of War.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23 year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

Laughter in the morning has a special quality.

In every conversation, an old person must make a reference to the past.

Older men sip the coffee prior to eating.

I am a man prone to dressing in brown colored clothes–army still lives on.

I always take an extra five napkins.

As we grow old, we stumble more.

Hopefully, youthful values do not disappear.

Our hair grows white with age, but does our love?

Some spill and wipe, others spill and leave.

I was blessed with a caring brother.

Never abandon hope. Or, you become hopeless.

Older we get, slower we back up car.

Some sip and wipe mouth. Me, I just drink.

I encounter a woman who always wears the same color clothes. Mystery.

Older men wear baggy pants.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23 year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

Reality is that something created life, call it whatever you wish.

It is common sense to believe in common sense.

I only feel guilty if I spill a cup of coffee.

Youth grow taller as we old folks grow smaller.

Never fear the night, it is always followed by the dawn.

Some eat breakfast with a smile on face. At least no day of hunger?

In the end, we are who we are.

I prefer day old cake, reminds me of youth.

If a man’s back is turned to you, it is not polite to initiate talk.

I wonder whatever happened to the God of Peace.

Hands under chin means one is pondering–something.

Do not fear tomorrow, it will become today–eventually.

Worry about yesterday is a waste of time.

An open heart awaits love–and pain.

We want to enjoy life, but does life want to enjoy us?

Texting is a cry–I am here!

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

We offer observations on the human condition from a 23year old mind trapped in an 83 year old body.

NOBODY ASKED ME BUT

In a coffee shop one can speak with strangers.

Americans regard getting a parking space as a great triumph.

Elderly blond woman sits with purse in lap, waiting. For what?

Some sit with angry look on faces.

There are times in life to move on.

If person is waiting, and rises, arms placed around waist.

Some resign from life, some are resigned to death.

Mystery of Life: how would Christians react to an illegal immigrant from Palestine named Christ?

Death is an equal opportunity employer.

Love a gun, invite Death.

Lottery provides a daily failure.

Brilliant people usually are modest about self.

Some tear pages with care.

Some smile while eating. I do not.

After the end, we dwell in the valley or peace.

Some rub hands prior to eating.

Elderly wife in charge of placing sandwich before husband.

Some display serious look while working with laptop.