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A Birthday and a Funeral

              Today is Patriot’s Day–the real Patriot’s Day, not the Suffolk County holiday Monday version. Our sons became brothers on Patriot’s Day. When our second son was born, an anonymous poem was delivered to … Continue reading

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Captain Bob

During our last family vacation, as we met new friends who never otherwise would have appeared in our lives, my book pile  included John Irving’s Last Night in Twisted River. One character literally fell from the sky into another’s life: … Continue reading

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