Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Greetings from Los Angeles, where soul mates nudge each other, break up

From Retiring Guy's postcard collection

L.A. Affairs Why I broke up with the man who seemed to be my soul mate.  (Los Angeles Times, 5/4/2017)
From this experience, I now see the promise of meeting a new friend or potential partner everywhere in this bustling city. That is, if I take time to look up and say, “Hello.”

Among the places they visited on dates:

Learn  more about the author of this article at Feline Fables.

On the other hand.....

Their 3rd single on Phil Spector's Philles label, "(The Best Part of) Breaking Up" by the Ronettes debuted at #98 on the Billboard Hot 100 for the week ending April 4, 1964.  It spent just weeks on the chart, peaking at #39.

It charted much higher on CKLW, one of the most adventurous AM stations of the 1960s.  (highlight added)

Other greetings:

California.  (5/8/2017)
Pomona College, Claremont, California.  (5/7/2017)
La Jolla, California.  (5/6/2017)
Hope, Arkansas.  (5/4/2017)
Bakersfield, California.  (5/3/2017)
Little Rock, Arkansas.  (5/1/2017)
California.  (4/28/2017)
Little Rock, Arkansas.  (4/19/2017)
Superstition Mountain, Arizona.  (4/15/2017)
Tucson, Arizona.  (4/12/2017)
Phoenix, Arizona.  (4/8/2017)
Monument Valley, Arizona/Utah.  (4/8/2017)
Dothan, Alabama.  (4/5/2017)
Mobile, Alabama.  (4/5/2017)

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