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Furnace Pilot Light

The Heater Pilot Light

The heater sits atop the roof. The gas earthquake detector shut the gas off when workers were working around the house and bumped into it with something. I had to relight the hot water heater. I never even thought about the HVAC system.

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Apple Pay

It Was Her First Time …

It was her first time… It was my first time. It seemed unnecessarily awkward. It was just not going the way either of us thought it would. Wasn’t this supposed to be fun? We kept trying different positions—every position we could think of. Nothing seemed to work. Until, very unexpectedly, it happened.

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Beverly Hills 90210

Announcing My New Phone Number

I also chose to change mobile numbers. I had a Beverly Hills area code (310) from my Los Angeles days and have now changed to a San Francisco Bay Area area code (415). After all, I do feel more like a hipster from the Bay Area than a high society media mogul from Beverly Hills!

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