Sleepy Time (8 Stories)

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For many of us, childhood memories of go-to-sleep rituals were warm baths, lullabies, or bedtime stories. Think back … what were your treasured activities before going to bed? How were you comforted after bad dreams? Did you maintain those rituals for your own children? These days, as we age, a good night’s sleep can be elusive. If that’s the case, tell us about what you do when sleep just won’t come. Share your Sleepy Time stories forward.
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Mind the Gap (2 Stories)

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Generation GapIn the British Underground, the signs on the platforms say Mind the Gap (between the train and the platform). But the gap we are minding is the generation gap. Remember when we said "Don't trust anyone over 30" ... back when we were under 30? Think back ... What did you think of your parents and their generation when we were young? Were they squares? Sell-outs? Did they understand you at all? Did your thinking change as time passed? Are you closer to your children now than you were to your parents then? Share your Mind the Gap stories forward.
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Special Birthdays (2 Stories)

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Birthday partyAs children, we couldn’t wait for each birthday to come, but now some of us might dread this sign of advancing age. Think back ... to your most memorable or special birthday. Was it Sweet Sixteen? Twenty-one? Or sixty-five and eligible for Medicare? How did you celebrate then? How do you view birthdays now? Share your Special Birthdays stories forward.
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What My Father Told Me (2 Stories)

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On this Father’s Day weekend, our thoughts turn to our fathers, as they did to our mothers last month. Fathers can also be sources of advice, wisdom, or warnings, as well as family stories. Think back ... to some memorable account, caution, or counsel that your father gave you that has stayed with you all these years. Share your What My Father Told Me stories forward.
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