The Cooper Street Relic

Just another blog from The Republic Of Hespeler


Jim’s Note: I wrote this a few years ago and it has been one of the most read articles on my Blog, so I thought I would run it again. One thing about my family is that you come to expect the unexpected. And when you throw a Nun,my Dad, a couple of shots of …

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Life is a struggle. The economy has gone in the crapper. Every day you go to work,put up with the crap,fight traffic to get home, find out there is work to do there, check your mail and find your Hydro bill,your cable bill,your car insurance bill,your tax bill and then realize you are out of …

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It is not often that I have a day off during the week but that is what happened today and after doing all the chores that my wife assigned me I headed out and took a few pictures. This is the result(pretty lazy way to do a post, don’t ya think?)


It is amazing how things change in your life and as Spring approaches it has never been more obvious. As a Young man the incoming warm weather was a harbinger of good times to come. You would look forward to the young ladies getting out of their winter coverings and don the clothes of spring, …

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