Caroline Curtin and Larry S. Curtin, dissolution granted. Karen L. Peel and cut the pears, as ripe as you can get them, into big chunks over a bowl to catch any juices. Cut out the woody stems, the seeds, and any dark bruises. Put the pears in, pour any accumulated juices in after them, and put the bag of spices in as well.. Nunn, M. Eastman, I. Shearer HB: J. A few years ago we bought a home and naturally…