my way...  

toothysmile 50M
12277 posts
7/3/2006 12:56 pm

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my way...

My way...

This is my 99th post. The eve of my 100th. In 10 months that isn't a lot of posts. Nevertheless, it is a milestone for me. By an odd twist of fate, my 100th will coincide with my birthday. So, I have two reasons to celebrate.

I'd like to use this opportunity to say a few things then.

There aren't many things that I'm proud of in this life, but this little blog is one of them. I don't know how much longer it will last or what the future holds for me. Still... [to quote Sinatra]...

...
Iíve lived a life thatís full.
Iíve traveled each and evíry highway;
And more, much more than this,
I did it my way.

Regrets, Iíve had a few;
But then again, too few to mention.
I did what I had to do
And saw it through without exemption.

I planned each charted course;
Each careful step along the byway,
But more, much more than this,
I did it my way.

...

Iíve loved, Iíve laughed and cried.
Iíve had my fill; my share of losing.
And now, as tears subside,
I find it all so amusing.

To think I did all that;
And may I say - not in a shy way,
No, oh no not me,
I did it my way.


So far:
-I have only posted when I felt I had something to say.
-I never deleted a comment.
-I never banned anyone.
-I have answered each comment left to me individually.
-Ever since I became more accustomed to blogging, I started including my commenter's photo in my response. I had never seen this done before. I thought of it and did it. By including the commenter's [you, in this case] photo in my response I place it next to mine. I did this because I wanted all of you who comment on my blog to see yourselves next to me. To feel like I am talking to you. To show each of you just how grateful I am that you spend a few minutes with me and leave me a word, a smile, a kiss, a feeling...

And with that I will wipe a sole tear that flows from my eye and give you my warmest smile, my gentlest kiss, but most of all something that is already yours...

a piece of my heart.





Synn74 42F
1206 posts
7/3/2006 2:13 pm

Congrats on # 99

You have always made me feel very special and welcomed within your blogs... thank you

and also for being my friend as well both here and outside o AdultFriendFinder
you are one of my special friends I am honored to have

~ Syn



I welcome you to the House of Syn...


maverick1255 51M
3953 posts
7/3/2006 4:57 pm

Congratulations! Continue on.


Yours_2_Corrupt 39F

7/3/2006 5:13 pm

There is so much i could say here, but nothing i could say that You don't already know. As always, few words are needed with You.

xoxoxoxo......S


FunandFrisky79 41M/37F

7/3/2006 7:41 pm

My dear sweet Toothy~ As always, your post brought a smile to my lips, a tear to my eye, and warmth to my heart. You're an exceptional human being and I'm honored to know you. Even though I miss our chats, I haven't forgotten you. Congrats on your milestone, sweetie! And, happy birthday!!!! Blog on!!!

Kisses, baby!!!

Btw, I've always loved seeing myself right beside you.


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pretty_blue_eyes 38F
2091 posts
7/3/2006 10:13 pm

So sweet! Congrationlations on your upcoming 100th post! Its a milestone in blogland. lol. I haven't quite figured out how to insert the person's blog, but I'm certain I will. I have never deleted a comment, post, or banned a person. Although now that I think back on things, perhaps I should have? lol. Hope to read many many many more posts!


Lovin_U_4_Fun 54F

7/3/2006 11:36 pm

Your practice of including a pic of each of us is special. I love it and have wanted to ask how you do it, yet... I also don't want to know.

I have thought of a song for your jukebox, but I need to find a cassette player in order to transcribe the words. I thought of this song the first time I saw the title of your blog. That is what drew me in! It's likely that the singer/songwriter is unknown to most, but she was may favorite for a long time. Her words, sound, and style seem innocent, but her lyrics are packed with wisdom.

This is just a snippet of the song to be played in your jukebox.


"Forgive me if I make no sense and laugh like loon.... I'm dancing on the dark side of the moon!"


Lovin_U_4_Fun 54F

7/3/2006 11:38 pm

PS

Happy Birthday!

Happy 100th Post!!!!


rm_meow344 105F
2615 posts
7/4/2006 1:41 am

Dear One,
Our lives diverge into shared patterns
merging into a spiritual oneness
Unveiled through innermost union
in friendship.. ~Hugs~ on getting
another year better..And "Thank you"
For allowing us all to share in you
blog up to your 99th posting..With
so many more lovely words to come..
We all do hope.. ~Kisses to you~
My Dear One..


sunshinekzn 58F

7/4/2006 9:29 am

Well done! May we be seeing a lot more blogs from you!!!


mycin62 54F

7/4/2006 2:28 pm

I'll congratulate you tomorrow


rm_goddess1946 106F
13518 posts
7/4/2006 3:31 pm

Consider yourself appropriately awakened in the morning
every day the during the month of July!!! Celebrating your birth!
............Happy Birthday Baby!

You ...are loved.
{=}

Just a little food for thought.............
If you really want to be happy, nobody can stop you...
{=}


curious082385 31F
4925 posts
7/4/2006 11:42 pm

Yep, the blogs we write here are very much like giving pieces of ourselves to readers. Beautifully phrased.

*blows Toothy a kiss and wanders off in search of cake*


MOfunNOWWOW 55F

7/5/2006 6:13 am

You gg emit graciousness, thoughtfulness, and a gift with each and every post, comment, and response! Thank you for sharing and giving! Congratulations and Happiest of Birth Days! Kisses Always {=}


MOMO
just a squirrel trying to get a nut


MsLoveRose 33F  
2432 posts
7/5/2006 6:38 pm

you are just too awesome!!! and you know i love to sing and dance with sinatra!!

live more, laugh often, love much


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 1:47 am

my dear synn, your words touch me.
i am lucky and honored at the same time. thank you.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 1:50 am

kittenkisses24my words alone are not enough. your visits, your comments on my blog mean the world to me. from the bottom of my heart i thank you.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 1:51 am

thank you my friend; it's good to see you here.
i shall try to do my best.
~smiles~


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 1:55 am

Yours_2_Corrupt...and sometimes no words at all.
say no more, you've told me everything i wanted to know.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 1:57 am

funsassyas much cake as you like my dear sassy...
and i will provide extra dental care later... lol...
thank you for your kind words, it's always a pleasure to see you here.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:01 am

FunandFrisky79aw... you are a beam of soft, warm light.
btw... i love seeing my pic next to yours, baby... [wink]
and...
our feelings are sooooooo mutual.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:09 am

MRSMUFFLANDhmmm... you might prefer to hear me lip sync it, rather than sing it!... lol...
i have seen him too, in athens in 1992, he was an incredible performer.
thank you for your kind words my dear mrsmuff, now let's dance under the stars.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:14 am

katsbackmmm... you are sexy too!
thank you sweetie, good to see you here.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:17 am

lol... thank you, pbe and good to see you here...
i hope you enjoy your visit, and come back again...
my kisses.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:21 am

Lovin_U_4_Funi shall keep it a mystery how i do the pic trick then... lol... though it's quite simple.
i'd like to dance with you on the dark side of the moon. it's not a place i visit often, but...
i have so much fun when i do; i'm sure you know just what i mean.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:22 am

Lovin_U_4_Funand thank you for your wishes.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:24 am

meow344mmm... sweet music to my ears. no more words required.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:25 am

sunshinekznthank you and wellcome to my blog. i hope you'll enjoy what you read here.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:27 am

mzhunyholeah, Huny... you do too. thank you, you're the tops.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:31 am

mycin62...i can't wait.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:35 am

goddess1946mmm... awakened the way i crave?...
you are loved too my goddess.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:37 am

curious082385mmm...
~catches the blown kiss and cherishes it~
~blows back another kiss to Curious~
~runs to get some of that cake for a treasured friend~
my kisses [again].


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:39 am

MOfunNOWWOW...and thank you for honoring me with your presence, with your words, with what i can see behind them.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 2:41 am

LadySunrisemmm... looks like we have some serious dancing to do... until the wee hours, once more... smiling and being happy...
it's so good to see you here again.
my kisses.


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/8/2006 1:11 pm

longhairednikki oh sweetie...
thank you so much... i am so happy to see you here... you are a gem too.
kisses.


barbiebunny 36F
5597 posts
7/11/2006 12:37 am

Oh Gatsby this is a wonderful Oasis..keep blogging!

Its good to be...ME


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/12/2006 7:30 pm

my bunnzie!... how can i not, when you ask so nicely?...
kisses.


TexasMar 43F

7/13/2006 5:16 pm

Oh Baby that was beautiful. You write wonderful words that touch me in every way. I have missed you soooooooo much.

Kisses to you behind closed doors.....


toothysmile 50M
16515 posts
7/16/2006 5:54 pm

TexasMarthank you baby. it has been a wonderful ride so far. you know that i have missed you too.
more kisses behind closed doors.


stormyonegood 63F

11/9/2006 10:31 pm

How sweet....very touching...


toothysmile replies on 11/11/2006 4:00 pm:
thanks. kisses.

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