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Wild Card/Thursday — 9.29.16

Mrs. O & I sat on our back patio after work Wednesday, admiring the beautiful fall evening. A light breeze was blowing. The conversation about the day's events and family news was soothing. The flowers in the garden along the back fence were still producing color. I took a mental snap shot to pull from the dust bin of my mind in 3 months when Old Jack Winter is having his way with us. Even then, however, I will consider myself fortunate to live in this viewtiful city doing a job I love. Here's your Thursday Wild Card ...

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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