Driftwood on Memory's River... — a series by Dag123
That some of the most wonderful, most unusual and oft times endearing people will not be forgotten...their mostly true stories of joy, and sometimes heartbreak are lovingly contained here.
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A Young Boy Remembers - The Best Guitar Player I Never Heard
True
Set in the turbulent wartime years of World War II, a young boy struggles to learn to play the guitar. Constantly overshadowed by a guitarist he's never met who is now serving in the Army; the young boy tries to measure up. At war's end'"the young boy and the returning soldier meet. A heartwarming true story sure to play a melody on your heart strings.
Tags: True Story
Sex Contents: No Sex
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11 KB 2069 178 7.65
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Home Is The Sailor...
True
Home is the Sailor...tells the sweet endearing story of a long ago far away love. Two people, who were swept up in the maelstrom of a terrible War'"yet even over the passage of Time they never forgot nor lost that first love...they felt for each other.
Tags: Ma/Fa, Romantic, Heterosexual, True Story
Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted:
9 KB 1610 144 7.43
3

The Amazing Aunt Bessie
True
Aunt Bessie rode into town in the back of a dusty Model T Ford'"and changed the lives of many people who come to know her. During the hard-bitten days of the Great Depression'"When ill-shaven poorly dressed men down on their luck came to Aunt Bessie's door asking for something to eat'"after first apologizing for the little she had to give them'"they were fed. Because she redefined love in her own special way'"she became everyone's Aunt Bessie.
Tags: True Story
Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted:
10 KB 1952 137 8.03
4

The Meanest Boatswain's Mate In The Navy
True
This little true-life literary portrait tells the story of a young sailor who receives a lesson in understanding people when he is assigned to - well, the meanest Boatswain's Mate in the Navy. You have read stories where love turns to hate. This story, told with a great deal of affection, would qualify as a hate that at least turns to affection. This is another in my slice of life series.
Tags: True Story
Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted:
8 KB 1588 112 7.47
5

The Mysterious Stranger - Elmer Peako
True
Revisit the distant past! The decade of the 1930's. The desolate lean years of the Great Depression. Men worked ten hour days for $1.00 a day. Come now'"walk with a most unusual mysterious Stranger as he charms his way into the hearts of a poor family; brightening their days, and making life a bit more enjoyable while creating his own special brand of good luck.
Tags: True Story
Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted:
9 KB 1149 93 7.47
6

A Rainy Day... In The Old Barn
Romantic
A boy... out fishing! A girl out for a summer stroll! Two years after High School they meet again by chance. Caught unexpectedly in a heavy rain storm, they find shelder and comfort inside an old deserted barn. In out of the rain, they discover they have unknowingly shared the same secret dream-their love for each other. This sweet endearing story of a Sailor home on Leave and the girl that should have been his High School Sweetheart will touch your heart.
Tags: Ma/Fa, Romantic, White Male, White Female
Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted: / (Review)
10 KB 2703 185 7.76
7

The Return Of The Jazzbo...
Drama
A highly successful businessman out on the town with his subordinates goes to a swinging Jazz Club. While there, by chance he meets an old friend he knew back in the day. Before the evening is over, he rediscovers that some things in life really are more important. A bittersweet, poignant, and heartwarming story.
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Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted:
14 KB 1261 103 8.16
8

Of Late...I Think of Damon...
True
A whimsical little story about the goings-on at a swingin' lil' place called the Post Club. The mysterious Stranger named Damon from St. Louis who showed up near the Holidays'"stayed for Christmas'"and livened up all our lives with his tall tales and outrageous stories.
Tags: Romantic
Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted:
11 KB 723 52 7.83
9

A Too Late Christmas...
Drama
Christmas Eve! A Businessman with a problem! An Ancient Jazz Guitar Player! Haunted by a bittersweet past-he looks for a way to escape his loneliness. When their paths cross, we soon find out in the best Holiday Tradition, just who's naughty and who's nice!
Tags: Romantic, Heterosexual
Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted:
10 KB 1440 99 7.46
10

A Winter's Tale - Gloves for Joey...
True
A Wintry Day! Bone chilling cold! A frozen cornfield! Sharing a pair of Gloves with his father, a young boy learns a true lesson of love, of caring, and sacrifice.
Tags: True Story
Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted:
7 KB 1119 137 8.37
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The Story of Hobo Jimmy
Drama
A young boy! A hobo Jungle! Thrown in with a group of hard desperate men, down on their luck, the young boy wins a special place in their hearts. A poignant story of affection and of friendship.
Tags: Fiction
Sex Contents: No Sex
Posted:
15 KB 884 96 7.61