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One Small Star

In memory of Dunblane and Newtown… About 1 a.m. last Friday morning, I shut down the computer, went upstairs, and bundled myself from top to toe. I sneaked out the front door without rousing Rusty and made my way to …
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The Old Man

“The Old Man” by John McDermott Every St. Patrick’s Day season, my mother and I get out “The Irish Tenors” and watch it. One song, “The Old Man,” sung by John McDermott, makes me think of my father, who passed …
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