Gregory Douglas

Profile Updated: September 24, 2018
Residing In: Elk Grove, CA USA
Spouse/Partner: JESSICA
Occupation: MD
Children: GREGORY II 1976 BRYON 1977, CHRISTEN 1980, BRANDON 1983


Time is both our constant companion and adversary, yet here for a few precious moments she graciously bows her head, concedes the spotlight and departs center stage. Now, in all of its radiance life's love and simplicity returns us momentarily to our infancy. Despite any woes or complexities, and despite the storms - we find ourselves once again like the sea turtles returning to our beach, like salmon returning to our stream- returning to life's origin - to become ourselves and us once more.

Here's to our up and coming

School Story:

There are several:

1) During a beautiful spring morning I became fascinated by this old man who was fishing in the twin lakes.His fishing rod was almost bent from its tip to the handle as he extended his arms well over his head. A picture of concentration, that old man very adeptly played that fish for two hours and finally was rewarded with the
largest carp I have ever seen caught in my fifteen years of fishing there. As I walked into the school I wondered if life would always be so generous - if the effort would be invested. I wrote on my late slip that I had "watched a man catch a fish". The secretary accepted it without a question.

2)After missing a homework assignment I was taken aside by my biology teacher. She told me that there was no excuse it and that I needed to see the big picture - I needed to be able, in the future step up and contribute when necessary. The next year Mrs. Anne Schwerner lost her son Michael, the freedom rider. I have never forgotten either of them.

3) How to change the complexion:
Sometimes there were gray days when dark thoughts clouded my mind. They seemed to forecast a storm ahead and I would walk around with my head down. Often a voice would rise above the din in that crowded hallway, calling out my name demanding my attention. When I looked up, there you were smiling, and then, so was I.
Thank You,
Judy, Liz, Lamonte, Josh, Charlie, Robin, Vinnie, Angelo, Cheryl, Toni.....

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Sep 18, 2021 at 2:43 PM

Happy Birthday Greg. Have a wonderful day and a great year. Stay well and safe.

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Apr 14, 2021 at 10:41 PM

Last Clocked in 8/14
Dude You were always the guy who was on time with the numbers?!!!

Apr 08, 2021 at 2:22 PM

Don, I appreciate your honesty. If you just dyed your hair then you're 18 again!Just amazing!!

Sep 23, 2020 at 9:27 AM

Alan, I hope that all is well down there.It's been a tough go as you know. Have a great day starting with clear skies and that award winning smile of yours.

Sep 18, 2020 at 8:03 PM

Happy Birthday Greg, I hope this finds you safe and well. Enjoy your day!!

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Aug 31, 2020 at 10:15 AM

A Happy Birthday to you "Hop" To be Savored and to be shared...

Apr 29, 2020 at 9:48 AM
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Posted on: Apr 29, 2020 at 9:36 AM

Truly the Exception To The Rule. For All Of These Many
Years When I Have Called To Wish You Well, In Answering You Have Answered And Doubled My Good Fortune. Its Like You're An Ever Present Good Luck Charm Regardless Of The Weather. Sunglasses, Umbrellas, Galoshes, Sweaters- You're All Weather Wash And Wear And Never Wear Out.Some Would Call You A Friend But The More Considerate Would Entitle You: Continually, Honest, Intelligent and Charismatic. So On Your Birthday Let Me Call You What You Really Are C.H.I.C LARRY WOLFSON! HAPPY BIRTHDAY WITHOUT EXCEPTION LARRY :-)
And Not Afraid To Show It.

Apr 17, 2020 at 10:30 AM

Drew, I'm not going to wait for another week, instead I going to hope that health and happiness haunt you for the rest of your life! HBD!

Mar 28, 2020 at 8:25 PM

Two more days and now your poised at the starting line just as you were in gym class with your white t-shirt and white gym shorts back in 1965. I've got money riding on you that your time now will be just as fast as it was then and don't be creeping. Forever young Ralph, forever young... HBD

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Mar 23, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Back in the day I never knew anyone as upbeat and positive as Liz Kaprow. You gave a warm aura to our page. It was always fun being around you with your gazillion of ideas and with that exquisite and beautiful penmanship it was a cinch that your star was pointed towards some form of art. I am positive, even after all of these years that your "it factor"
still changes any room that you enter. Have a great day Liz and yes you are an incredible person in my eyes. Oh! I compiled this from all of the other birthday wishes that I wrote you but were never answered but I hope that you have read them and perhaps laughed in silence. Oh, and I still can't draw!! Happy Birthday next week. Every Blessing.

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Mar 22, 2020 at 5:13 PM

It just feels like a Robert Zimmerman Day. You know John, that guy from Hibbing Minn.
Well if you can't remember, but I'm sure that you do, the answer is blowing in the wind.. :-)
Again Happy Birthday.

Mar 22, 2020 at 5:06 PM

Happy Birthday John,
I've always remembered that you were taller than me and with my advancing years, (not yours), I'm sure that you still are. Make this day SPECTACULAR!!! The only corona that I hope you encounter is the one in an ice cold can. Many More.....
Oh! if you remember that I was with Pags on the NRHS hockey team, then I'll know that you're far too far into the day!!!! :-)

Nov 08, 2019 at 6:53 AM

Happy Birthday Irwin
Health, Happiness & God Bless
Not one without the other
I hope that you both remain well

Oct 29, 2019 at 10:03 AM

Happy Birthday Baby Sis

Sep 18, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Hi Gregory,
Hope this finds you well. Happy Birthday.

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