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So you want to move to Canada?

As some of you know, I lived in Vermont when I was younger.  A lot younger.  When I lived in Vermont it wasn’t uncommon to make day trips, and weekend trips to Quebec.   When my grandfather lived in Derby Line … Continue reading

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North Country Roads

North County Roads, lead me home To that old place, that old room Another autumn, beside the falls Maples orange, birches yellow Apple Jack in the barrel And wood smoke in the air . Cold crisp mornings up by the … Continue reading

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What Is a Yankee?

A piece of wisdom from my Grandpa Wally   To a European a Yankee is an American To an American a Yankee is a northener To a northerner a Yankee is a New Englander To a New Englander a Yankee … Continue reading

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