Charlie Brown update
Hey, old Grovites, especially old Taurus regulars, remember Charlie Brown? We’ll, in case you’ve ever wondered, he’s still alive and well, and kicking with one leg, living contentedly in a facility in Lauderhill. I’ve been his advocate for many years, and help him get the things that make him happy, like Oreo Double Stuff cookies, and reams of typing paper.
In spite of minimal vision, he still bangs away on his typewriter, creating wonderful stories. In the past you have helped him, like when he needed a treadmill. Someone donated one, and delivered it right to his door. He needed money to replace the charger for his wheelchair, and you guys coughed it up.
Now, Charlie needs something real simple – a hand-held tape recorder, so he can dictate his stories to himself, and then play it back and type. He used to own one, but it disappeared in one of his many facility/hospital moves. Anyone out there got one of these relics? I’ll bet someone does. He does not have a computer, or any fancy phone, so he can’t use an app, or anything like that - just a plain old cassette tape recorder.
Just let me know – Deborah Crisp, 305-567-9802, email@example.com. If anyone would like to get in touch with Charlie, I’d be happy to give you his contact info. He does have a cell phone, and he always asks me for news of the Grove. Much thanks to all you sentimentalists.
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