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Patrick Bickers

"To be of good use to others"

Kansas City, MO, USA
male, age 60
married, 2 children
Acquisitions Librarian
Speaks: English, Italian-basic
Joined Jan 20, 2006
What I Want to Do: Be of good use to others


 
Personal Professional Contact Singles
Joined Jan 20, 2006 Activist Aspirations Casual 
Here for Meeting Friends, Support a Cause 
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For Those Who Seek (5)
Groups Bipolar Support, Care2Guru, For Those Who Seek, LIFE IN HEAVEN, Progressive Catholics!!, The Doors of Perception, The Wonders of the Roman Catholic Faith, Understanding Hinduism
Hometown Kansas City, MO 
Homepage  
Birthday April 11, 1954  
Languages English, Italian-basic  
About Me Passionate. Searching. Witty. Serious. Spiritual. Life-long Catholic with interest in Hindu philosophy.
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  Lifestyle
Pets 1 lovely cat  
Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Liberal
Religions Catholic, Hindu  
Eating Habits Seafood, Rice, Pasta  
Wild Fact About Me I don't think there is anything wild about me.
My Philosophy "Even in our sleep pain which cannot forget falls drop-by-drop upon the heart, until in our despair and against our own will, comes wisdom, through the awful grace of God."
What Gives Me Hope The Heaven might be a real place and they I might be allowed inside.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Universal Health care for every resident of the U.S.
What/who changed my life and why The novel "The End of the Affair." It was there that I found my patron saint, Sarah Miles. She is able to make me believe that God loves me personally--at least some of the time.
What Bugs Me Religious or Racial/Ethnic prejudice  
Passions  
Inspirations  
What Scares Me Dying without the Last Rites  
  Favorites
Role Models Robert Kennedy, Hank Aaron  
Quotation "They always say the God loves us. If this is love, then I'd prefer a bit of kindness"--Graham Greene
Interests Spirituality/Philosophy, theology, history, fitness, my sons  
Books  
Music Beatles, Rick Nelson, Eric Carmen, Faith Hill, others  
Movies A Man for All Seasons, The End of the Affair, Captains & the Kings (miniseries), The Godfather  
TV Shows All-time: MASH, All in the Family. Current: Law & Order  
Favorite Foods Italian, steak, seafood  
Favorite Places I don't know  
Can't Live Without A sense of God, family, my morning coffee, the Atlanta Braves  
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    Apr 4, 2009 7:45 PM

    Ivy S. (2169)
    May your day be as special as you are my friend. May your dreams come true & may U achieve all that U aspire for on this your special day. May you be blessed with joy, love, peace & good health now and forever!
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    Be happy always!

    Feb 6, 2009 10:34 PM

    Betsy A. (36)

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    Thanks so much for the beautiful song you posted on "For Those Who Seek"


    Jan 20, 2009 9:49 PM

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    Thank you so much for joining my group "For Those Who Seek"


    Jan 10, 2009 9:28 PM

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    Ivy S. (2169)
    May your special day be as special as U are my friend. May it be the most memorable one ever! May all your dreams come true. My...
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    May you be blessed with joy, peace, good health & prosperity. Happy Birthday! Have a nice day!
    Hugss - ivy

    Apr 5, 2008 9:49 PM

    Vibraceous N. (780)
    Happy Birthday, Patrick!
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    Sep 9, 2007 5:45 PM

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    Cynthia M. (27)

    I tried to add a picture but it won't come up. Just wanted to say hi! Did you gt my last message in your message box?


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    Apr 15, 2007 5:17 AM

    Bobbie W. (113)
    I can only hope that things are looking up for you, my friend. Take care! And be good to yourself.
    Apr 8, 2007 8:10 PM

    Ivy S. (2169)
    Patrick my friend, may your special day be as special as you are. Hope it will be the most memorable one ever. May your dreams come true. Sending you a yummy dragon cake ok? Enjoy & be happy always!

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    Apr 8, 2007 4:55 AM

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    Dec 29, 2006 11:59 PM

    Aurora D. (8)

    HAPPY 2007, PATRICK!!! 
    MAY THIS NEW YEAR BE FILLED W/MUCH LOVE, PEACE, HAPPINESS, AND JOY!!!
    LOVE,
    AURORA

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