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Giving And Receiving

Second cousin Neal was generous to a fault. He seemed to find a lot of joy in giving gifts of things and of his time. In today’s parlance, Neal (not his real name) was a people-pleaser. His self-sacrifice was so … Continue reading

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Borrowed And Not Returned

Ten years ago I loaned out my copy of Hitler: 1889-1936 Hubris (Hitler #1) by Ian Kershaw to someone I thought was a friend. A year later, Bruce moved away but never returned my book. I had not given the … Continue reading

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