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Dealing With Grief

When our infant daughter died unexpectedly many years ago, I was overwhelmed with grief. It came in waves, not as swells gently rising and falling, but crashing, knock-down breakers slamming me suddenly from behind. Out of the blue, I would … Continue reading

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A Great Day for a Murder

On a recording of an old Jean Shepherd program, he briefly mentions that it is an unusually beautiful day, much like a few we have had here recently.  Then he tells us his father always said on those kind of … Continue reading

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Oh, Wow

It has been widely reported, but bears repeating.   Steve Jobs died in bed surrounded by loved ones.  Just before he died, he looked past his visitors and quietly said, “OH, WOW!  OH, WOW!  OH, WOW!”  Those were his last … Continue reading

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