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Original Inequality by
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Prompted By Inequality

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Barbara to Mom: “why doesn’t Tommy have to do this?”
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Housekeeping by
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Prompted By Pet Peeves

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'Nuff said.
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I Had Hair Once, But I Used It Up by
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Prompted By Haircuts

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"Regular haircut?" "Yup." Made his day.
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Revolution 1 (Flu Bee Doo Wah) by
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Vaccines arrive. Like Brylcreem: a little jab'll do ya.
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The Relief Pitcher by
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But, of course, the iconic Alka-Seltzer ads featured little Speedy Alka-Seltzer. Bright-eyed and eager he pitched relief to the masses. Known far and wide, yes, but do you know Speedy's backstory?
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Keeping It Reeled? by
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Prompted By First Memory

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I’m sure that among the filmed “memories” are some that I truly recall, but after so many viewings of the home movies I can’t be sure. Is it real or is it Kodachrome II?
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Prompt and Circumstance by
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Prompted By Reconnecting

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(T)he point of these reminiscences isn’t a specific memory, it’s about the conversations that ensue about those memories.
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To Be Continued . . . by
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Prompted By Pandemic Summer

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And so it goes.
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Talkin’ ‘Bout Whose Generation? by
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Prompted By Aunts & Uncles

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That was my first encounter with Hadley. I held her on my lap the entire time. Having this sunny, beautiful four-month-old niece was a welcome counterweight to my grief for my mom.
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I Wuz Robbed by
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Prompted By Aunts & Uncles

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So it starts with a headcount. Between them my parents had five siblings. All brothers. Uncle and, perhaps spousal Aunt possibilities abounded . . . . Alas
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