Rather than have those tales gather virtual dust in my email in-box, I'll share them here.
Here are excerpts from Robert Carow of Brooklyn, N.Y. (printed with permission).
"...I took the 10:51 Saturday morning out of Grand Central to Garrison. After a wonderful trip up the river I disembarked at Garrison and THERE IT WAS!
I had a couple of Sam Adams while perched on a bar stool by the window and heard some terrific stories from John. I could see his dad back in his kitchen drying a dish.
Later I purchased a ham and cheese sandwich and sat out front of Guinan's to enjoy the view. Lou Lou sidled up to me, put [her] chin on my knee and agreed to sharae my sandwich which he ate with great enjoyment.
I caught the 2:03 and was back in home sweet Brooklyn by 4 -- with your book in hand ...
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