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Happy 19th Birthday, Abby

Happy 19th Birthday, Abby

Your birthday. Nineteen. Somehow, it feels different this year. As I was thinking about what to write today, I went back and looked at what I wrote 10 years ago - on your 9th birthday. Amazingly (or maybe not) it all remains true. Not that different after all. ...In...

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My Empty Nest

My Empty Nest

I can hardly believe the title of this post, the truth and heft of just three small words, the fact that they actually apply to me in just a few more hours. My youngest, Abby Evangeline, leaves for college today. In just a few more hours we will pack up my car and her...

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