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Jeanne M.

"I am in favor of animal rights as well as human rights. That is the way of a whole human being. ~ Abraham Lincoln"

New Waterford, NS, Canada
female, age 66
married, 2 children
Speaks: english
Joined Dec 19, 2006

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"Not the least hard thing to bear when they go from us, these quiet friends, is that they carry away with them so many years of our own lives." ~ John Galsworthy

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Groups (PBS) Public Broadcasting Service, .., Beats4Change, DUO for World Peace, Dog Lovers, GAVI Alliance Immunize Every Child, GLBT Rights Global, IN MEMORY OF CARE2 MEMBERS WHO HAVE PASSED AWAY, Warriors for the Voiceless
Birthday June 05, 1950  
Languages english  
About Me Retired teacher - high school English, mostly.
Married, two sons.
A reader, a movie buff, a writer, a dog owner, a player of keyboards, an aging agitator, a die-hard supporter of the SPCA.
I have no patience with religious extremism of any stripe.
Intolerance and cruelty are the greatest sins.
Kindness is the greatest - and most underrated - virtue.
"Love the animals: God has given them the rudiments of thought and joy untroubled." ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Pets 2 cats, Harry and A Boy Named Sue  
Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Religions a mind-thine-own-business Christian  
Eating Habits Vegetarian meals 3 days a week, TRYING TO BE HEALTHY - FAILING MISERABLY, should eat better  
Wild Fact About Me I lived and worked for 32 years in Canada's north, including 6 years in a town of 68 people where Mac and I were the only two teachers.
My Philosophy Thou shalt be tolerant. If thou canst not, thou shalt shut up about it.
What Gives Me Hope God. And some good people.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by exiling all abusers of all sorts to an island where they would have to vent their sadistic tendencies on one another.
What/who changed my life and why 'To Kill A Mockingbird', which I read when I was 10.
It was the first book that gave me a glimpse of a world I didn't like much.
What Bugs Me testing products on animals, Religious extremism of any ilk, intolerance, injustice, ignorance, hypocrisy, hate, cruelty, bullying, arrogance, Any one that would hurt an animal, any one that would hurt a woman, Any one that would hurt a child, abusive people  
Passions My husband, My sons, My family, My friends, My dog Merlin, Animals, Books, Music, Writing, Laughter, Life!!!  
Inspirations My Irish ancestors  
What Scares Me abusers, Stupid people with power, Stupid people in large groups, War - Cruelty - Greed - Indifference, Religious Extremism, ignorance, hate, global warming, apathy, cruel people  
Role Models Mahatma Gandhi, Edmund Burke  
Quotation "The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated." ~ Mahatma Gandhi
Interests humor, crafts, internet, music, movies, pets, reading, wildlife  
Books The Killer Angels, A Great Deliverance, The Bastard King, The World Without Us, Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels, The Great Shame, Elizabeth George, The Last Prince of Ireland, Wellington: The Years of the Sword, Shelby Foote's 'Civil War: A Narrative'  
Music All kinds including:, Alternative, Rock, Opera, Classical, Celtic  
Movies Night of the Hunter, Inherit The wind, Blood Diamond, The Departed, The Aviator, Gettysburg, Ken Burns' documentaries, The Truman Show, Kingdom of Heavan, Inherit The Wind, The Queen, Schindler's List, Shawshank Redemption, The Last King of Scotland, Children of Men, Bl  
TV Shows Vegas, Elementary, The X-Files, Touching Evil (British version), Brother Cadfael, Inspector Lynley Mysteries, The Shield, The Pillars of the Earth, 24  
Favorite Foods coffee, fish, red wine, coffee, coffee, pizza, coffee, Did I mention coffee?  
Favorite Places Canada, Labrador, My home, forests, the cabin at the lake, the ocean  
Can't Live Without My husband, My sons, Family, Friends, Books, Music  
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    May you have a bright and sunny birthday!
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    I appreciate YOU! Have a wonderful week!

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    Loretta E. (48)
    Thank You for the Star!!! Hope this finds you and your family being blessed in all ways! Thank you for all you do at Care2 and I STILL haven't figured out yet how to do those pretty pictures that folks post! I think I get it and then !!!! One Day! Blessings
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    Happy Birthday
    A very happy Birthday to you dear Jeanne! I hope this coming year will be filled with lots of blessings. Enjoy your special day! Love and hugs xx
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    Thank you Jeanne, for the green star!!!
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    Dear Jeanne :  TY for caring                                                                         for those abandoned kitties !
    The world needs more people like you
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