aefenglommung (aefenglommung) wrote,
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Annual Conference summary

I actually enjoyed a lot of things at this year's Annual Conference: schmoozing with friends; the Scouting Ministry breakfast; electing delegates; camping at Summit Lake; being sought out by so many people who think so well of me; much of what the Conference speaker had to say.

My irks and crotchets remain the same, but they don't seem so important today. At the very least, I can say, along with my hero, Scrooge McDuck:
"Between losses and gains
and joys and pains,
I just about came out even on this deal."
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