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Gulf for ever

Two 70-year-old men had been friends all of their lives. When it was clear that Frank was dying, Joe visited him every day. One day Joe said, “Frank, we both loved playing golf all our lives, and we started playing soon after high school. Please do me one favor: when you get to heaven, somehow …

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Gentle Thoughts for Today

Birds of a feather flock together . . And then shit on your car. A penny saved is a Government oversight. The older you get, the tougher It is to lose weight, because by Then your body and your fat have Gotten to be really good friends.

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Famus Arabic Poem & Translation أراك عصي الدمع .. ترجمة

الترجمة ـ عبدالوهاب القطب Translation by: Abdulwahaab Khateeb أراك عصي الدمع شيمتك الصبر أما للهوى نهي عليك ولا أمر؟ you seem steadily strong holding back the tears doesn’t her love have any effect on you? ++++ بلى أنا مشتاق وعندي لوعة ولكن مثلي لا يذاع له سر oh yes indeed I miss her , with …

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Ed Deeb receives highest honor from Salvation Army

Dr. Epstein’s Embarrassment

Dr. Epstein’s Embarrassment Dr. Epstein was a renowned physician who earned his undergraduate, graduate and medical degrees in his home town, and then left for Manhattan, where he quickly rose to the top of his field.

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The Back Nine

AND THEN IT IS SUMMER! You know. . . time has a way of moving quickly and catching you unaware of the passing years. It seems just yesterday that I was young, just married and embarking on my new life with my mate. Yet in a way, it seems like eons ago, and I wonder …

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The Deeb Family Portrait 1925

L to R : Mtanious M Deeb,  Nasser  Deeb , Mtanious D Deeb &  George  Deeb . Mr George Deeb came to Detroit in the early 1920’s. He sent western clothes to his brothers  (Mtanious & Nasser )& cousin Mtanious back home in Syria and asked them to take a picture together in the studio. He …

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Remembering Syria

This is a translation from Arabic of someone remembering Syria. Let us remember Syria together …. Syria means playing soccer in the neighborhood and the score is 23 – 26 Syria is where your neighbor bring you a home-cooked meal during the holidays

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Between the two world

Dib Abdulla Dib is from Fairouzeh,Syria . He and his brothers came to Detroit in the early 1900’s. The Dib family still live in Michigan and some of them have moved to California. He was a very intellegent man with good sense of humor. He sreved in  US army and was a cantor in the church.

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