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Lost a Friend, Gained a Spouse by
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Prompted By Chance Encounters

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That chance meeting ended up being the longest date of my life. It has lasted 54 years.
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Walk Easy in Dancing by
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Prompted By Embarrassment

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As I approached Jeffrey, my face crimson, he uttered the word that doomed me – relax.
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What’s Life? A Magazine by
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Prompted By Magazines

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For me, magazines are like comfort food. Not necessarily good for me, but all I want to read when I’m sick or feeling low.
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Aunt Mickey by
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Prompted By Aunts & Uncles

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She was the fun aunt – the one who let me do everything my mother forbid.
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The Shadow Box by
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Prompted By Memorabilia

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After both of my parents had died, I was left with some special memorabilia and a powerful need to remember them.
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Look What I Found by
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Prompted By Memorabilia

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When we decided to downsize and move from our home of 45 years to a condo, we never dreamed we would have so much time to sort and travel down memory lane. Deciding what to keep or donate or discard became a DIY project during our #stayathome approach to being seniors who should avoid exposure…
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Sacred Recipes by
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Prompted By Recipes

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The sacred recipes I shared have a few things in common. They are easy to create, and they bring people joy.
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My Grandma’s Superstitious Surprise by
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Prompted By Superstition

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Her superstitions were old wives’ tales she brought to America from the old country as a girl.
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Shalimar by
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I rushed home and sprayed myself with Shalimar. It wasn’t a strong scent, but I could smell my mother’s perfume.
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Coronavirus Craziness Plus Moving Madness by
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Trying my best to “keep calm and carry on.”
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