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Where The Popsicles Are-57

The last disappointment of 1998. I got to the hospital around a quarter to six on Thursday morning. Joanie was already awake, and nurses were making last minute arrangements before we would head down to the pre op area. They … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-32

“It’s time to go.” A large city at five o’clock in the morning is a quite different place than it will be in just two more hours. The city is just beginning to stir in the dark light before dawn, … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-31

The night before. I like the night time. Something happens when the darkness slowly creeps in and quietly wraps its arms around you, your hopes and fears, and holds on tight. The lights you see then, are warmer and brighter, … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-29

Tuesday’s Unwelcome Surprises I think anyone who tells you they sleep well in a hotel is either lying or has a good supply of Ambien with them. Neither Joanie nor I slept well, and were both up early on this … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-23

“I don’t think I can do this.” The drive back to Bismarck was quiet. Joanie spent most of the ride with a Kleenex in her hands, occasionally picking up another one after she had shredded the previous one. We both … Continue reading

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