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The Last Time I Got High by
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Prompted By Drugs and Alcohol

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Woodstock was truly a film best enjoyed when stoned.
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Sending our Children to College by
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Prompted By Priciest Purchase

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Even including our home of 45 years, our priciest purchase was our children’s educations.
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For Mr. Hollander, Ms. Vit, and Linda by
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Prompted By Favorite Teacher

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A favorite teacher lives forever in our hearts.
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Procrastinate Much? by
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Prompted By Procrastination

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I was always the girl who was on time, organized, and started assignments well before they were due.
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Watching “Fiddler” with People Who Lived It by
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My cousin Annette and I took our grandparents to see Fiddler on the Roof performed at Detroit’s beautiful Fisher Theater. The Google machine tells me this happened prior to the show’s Broadway debut, so it was either in 1963 or early 1964. We were lucky to see Zero Mostel in the role of Tevya. In…
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Pick a Card by
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Pick a card. Any card. How many times has a kid asked you to do that?
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Bike Stories by
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Prompted By Riding a Bicycle

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I have no memory of learning to ride an actual bike.
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Our Cars Needed Maintenance by
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Prompted By Car Trouble

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After buying our first used car, a 1960 Dodge Dart with push button transmission, we learned the value of having a good mechanic.
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Two Family Treasures by
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I probably have other more valuable things that are older than I am, but these are the two I treasure the most.
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And That’s the Way It Is … Or Was by
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Prompted By Broadcast News

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My first memory of broadcast news is the image of my mother madly ironing while watching something on television that clearly angered her, the Army-McCarthy hearings. I was just a kid and thus she never explained to me why she kept watching this when it was clearly upsetting her. I guess my grandkids could wonder…
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