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Category Archives: Shona

Date Night

To celebrate Shona’s birthday, on Friday, I took her to dinner and a movie. Shona’s choice was Copper Penny and Sex and the City II. Copper Penny was excellent as always, the movie on the other hand was something else. … Continue reading

June 20, 2010 Shona

Oshawa Sectional

Shona and I played with Ken and Don in a Swiss Team match this Sunday at the Osahwa Sectional. We had fun, but not the best record.  I played with Ken. We lost the first match by 1, and were … Continue reading

February 16, 2010 bridge, Don, General, Ken, Oshawa, Shona

Kingston Sectional

This weekend was the Kingston Sectional bridge tournament held at the Ambassador Hotel. On Friday, I played with Shona.  We had two 60% games.  Since they were both single session games, we ended up coming like 6th and 3rd.  Saturday, … Continue reading

February 2, 2010 bridge, General, Sectional, Shona

3 NABC Bridge Stories

Playing in the Life Master Pairs, we had a hand that went starting on my left: Not Vulnerable vs Vulnerable P 1D! P 1NT 2S X  all pass. Shona opened 1D, and I alerted.  We had already given our pre-alert … Continue reading

December 14, 2009 bridge, General, San Diego, Shona

A few pictures of San Diego

December 8, 2009 bridge, General, pictures, San Diego, Shona

San Diego

We just got back from San Diego.  We ended up playing a bit more bridge than I had anticipated.  The trip was fun, Shona and I spend most of the time downtown.  We ate at many nice restaurants and pubs … Continue reading

December 6, 2009 Beverly Hills, bridge, General, LA, San Diego, Shona

Philosophy of Gender

Ο  Male Ο  Female Ο  Transgender Ο  Other Shona and I went to get our H1N1 shot yesterday.  I have to admit, I was very impressed on how smoothly their operation was.  The highlight was when they gave us a … Continue reading

November 6, 2009 gender, General, H1N1, Shona

Kin Kollege

Saturday I attended the District 6 Kin Kollege.  The idea of this conference is to teach business and leadership skills to new Kinsmen.  It is a very good idea, and the event went off without a hitch.  I was invited … Continue reading

October 19, 2009 General, google, Kin Kollege, kinsmen, Shona

No Moore Please.

Shona and I had a lovely date on the weekend, she took me to a movie about a fat rich guy who goes around harassing front line staff of companies about the policies of their CEOs, expecting an answer. His … Continue reading

October 5, 2009 General, movies, Shona

Pictures in Washington DC

Shona won’t let me put up any pictures of the trip yet until she can personally approve each one. But I snuck a few on from Washington. We went to Washington for the NABC bridge tournament.  We didn’t fare too … Continue reading

September 7, 2009 bridge, Dave, General, Marc, NABC, Shona, Washington