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Quiet, Please by
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Prompted By Pet Peeves

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Most frustrating is when someone asks, "What did they say?" and I can't hear the next few minutes of dialog.
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Forty-Plus Years with Philip by
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Prompted By Haircuts

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Over the years, we've chatted about spouses, and more recently, aging parents. Philip knows me well ...
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The Year of the Crow by
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After a couple of incidents this winter, I've concluded that I'd unconsciously adopted the successful survival strategies of the crow.
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Eat too Much? Drink too Much? by
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Although there are jingles and slogans in advertising today, I don't believe they are as memorable as the ones from our younger years.
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Tongue Tied by
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Prompted By First Memory

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This is my first memory, and is it accurate? I believe it is, especially now that I have a lot of context around it.
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Found-Lost-Found-Lost-Found? by
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Prompted By Reconnecting

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1999: Friends first, then deep romance. 2000: Happiest time ever. 2001: He prefers time with (female) housemate, "trusted old friend."
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V-day Mini Rant by
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Prompted By Valentine's Day

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A saint's day isn't an appropriate holiday for nice Jewish girls, mom said.
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A Hat for All Seasons by
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Prompted By Hats

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We all dressed carefully, and most of us wore hats. We had a lovely time, and the hats in many styles and colors added to the ambiance.
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January 20, 2021 by
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Prompted By Inaugurations

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The day of rededication ... The day of dignity restored ...
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Signing on the Line by
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Prompted By Good Trouble

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In violation of the law, the ads were "segregated" ... Someone had to do something, we agreed, but what?
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