Category Archives: Old Men & Coffee Shops

ALL GOOD THINGS …

Jay Merton Dear Gentle Reader™: This blog began on 29 July 2007, almost 13 years ago, and I’m burned-out. I must ask myself whether, or not, I want to continue writing at all. It has become more and more difficult … Continue reading

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“I am in pursuit…”

PREVIOUSLY: Built purposely small, as they knew most would not linger, but “insiders” knew of the lower level, where they could hang-out and enjoy each other’s company. Boomer and Big A (now, permanently a “good guy,” and currently Boomer’s chief … Continue reading

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“BOOMER!”

PREVIOUSLY: “Hey!” Harold interrupted from above, “We’re here and on our way. Get that coffee poured!” “Done, lay-abouts,” Jay replied, “Speaking of Boomer, why isn’t he here? He’s dang-near seventy; it’s about time to induct him as a Codger™.” “County … Continue reading

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Zero dark thirty

PREVIOUSLY: “There, Bambi,” Gina grinned, “Is where we assassinate Sheriff Boomer.” “Only if we can find some reliable help in Chicago.” “Do you really think that will be a problem?” “No, I just like to worry.” “There’s a couple of … Continue reading

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A half-hour later they were on the train

PREVIOUSLY: Gina and Bambi had just learned that Boomer was the new county sheriff; and some things that been occurring began to make sense, “That bastard and his wife…” “…Led us down the path,” Bambi finished Gina’s thought, “We’ve been … Continue reading

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A reunion of all “The Codgers™”

PREVIOUSLY: “Are you planning on settling here in Danger Bay?” Kiwi asked, “We’d love to have you.” “We thought about it,” Jay replied, “But our former waitress; now boat captain Molly Halloran operates out of Danger Bay Harbor, right?” “Yes, … Continue reading

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The Codgers™

PREVIOUSLY: “Uh, thanks… JAY?” Boomer was stunned, “You’re ALIVE!” “Yup,” Jay Merton replied, “And so, I understand, is Medford Ambrose.” “How about Harold Peterson?” Boomer asked, “And Fred Jaworski?” “All of the Original Codgers™!” Jay exclaimed, “Mac will be placing … Continue reading

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The Reservation Deputy Marshal

(Submitted by Boomer) PREVIOUSLY (Because we continue with Big A on the same morning): “Probably her pimp,” Big A muttered, “But who knows—it just seems wrong to me. Hey—come to think of it, you live pretty-high of the hog—are you … Continue reading

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Boomer and Big A

I just saw Big A walk into the café, just moments before Boomer pulled up. This could get interesting. If you’re very quiet, we can slip inside to hear their conversation… The only people at the counter when Boomer came … Continue reading

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Member Introductions

Both Boomer and I have made our introductions, now I am requesting brief introductions (“brief” is relative—use as many words as you require) from both Chris and Linda.

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