Book Club by the Numbers

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Dedicated to my fellow “Chapter Chicks” – my book club buddies!

What is the point of having a book club if you don’t get to eat brownies and drink wine? ~Jami Attenberg

 

10 woman

1 octogenarian

2 septuagenarians

2 sexagenarians

3 almost sexagenarians

2 quinquagenarians

31 children between us

33 grandchildren

1 widow

9 still married to their first husband

14 years of meetings

116 books read

4 moves to different  homes

4 authors we have met

1 girlfriend’s weekend in Avalon, NJ

14 Christmas parties complete with games and prizes

 

Endless bottles of wine

Countless laughs

A few hardships

Some tears

Many hugs and prayers

 

10 lifelong friends

 

2 thoughts on “Book Club by the Numbers

  1. This is a nice way to reflect on your successful book club! How wonderful they can be, right?
    I was at a funeral yesterday and someone reminisced about how they were so moved when they realized their whole book club had made it to their mother’s funeral. But of course!they would be there!

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