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The Computer Repair Genius by
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You never know when you will need a computer repair genius.
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Brown [Haired] Girl by
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Prompted By Haircuts

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There are a few privileges of getting old. Maybe gray hair is one of them.
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The Other Changing of the Guard by
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Prompted By Inaugurations

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Past inaugurations have also brought dramatic changes in approaches to governing.
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My First Computer by
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My first computer was a Morrow Micro Decision, the best desktop on the market in the early 1980s.
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Aunt Jocie by
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Prompted By Aunts & Uncles

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She and my mother were distinctly different personalities, but I always thought of her as a second mother.
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Chocolate Angel Pie by
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Prompted By Recipes

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It's delicious, no matter what you call it.
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My Mother, the Librarian by
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Prompted By Libraries

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She was a popular librarian because she never believed her job was, in her words, protecting the books from the children.
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Scamming the Scammer by
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Prompted By Hacks and Scams

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The best story I ever heard came from a friend.
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Impeachment Then and Now by
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Prompted By Watergate

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The current impeachment discussion takes me back to 1972 and Richard Nixon.
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Three Proms, One Dress by
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Prompted By Prom

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I lost my prom photos years ago, but I still have the shoes.
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My Mother’s Faith by
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Prompted By Faith

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She practiced Christianity as a religion of love, tolerance, and generosity. She never turned down someone who needed help and she was the most open-minded person I’ve ever known.
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