ON THE BACK BURNER

July 21

I was the first class of nurses to take their boards on a computer. I spent weeks going to a computer lab,going over questions and answers .This was before I was comfortable with the internet. The way the test worked was that you had to answer a percentage of the questions correctly. When you reached that percentage, you were finished, the computer turned off. Either you passed or not. I answered the questions and then my test was over. I felt as if I should have had more questions to answer. I knew a lot more answers. I was afraid that I failed since the test seemed to be over too quickly. I didn't know that I had passed until I got a confirmation note. I think most of my class passed. I have come a long way since that experience. I can get onto the internet, I can email. I am so sophisticated . However, I still need a Grandkid to help me with the finer things on my computer. Like how to copy and paste and make a folder and move stuff around. Not only is it a joy to have Grandchildren, but they grow so smart these days.

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29.08 | 13:45

Don't quite know how this got to me but it was on the top line of my computer (not in email) But I really enjoyed it. I truly admire you.

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31.07 | 07:02

Leona, do you have a date or a booked flight that you come back ?

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20.07 | 13:55

Everything sounds so wonderful Leona. Venice will seem boring . I would want to move to Portownsend where the kids are living. All sounds great . Is there?

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19.07 | 12:33

That lavender sounds very nice!

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