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“Please Don’t Hate Me for This.”

They came to our house on Mandan Street in the summer of 2006, two little female, Seal Point Siamese furballs with their black ears, paws, tail and mask around the face. The rest of their little bodies were covered with … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-149

Hospice. I met Dorinda in the driveway when she arrived on Monday, the 7th of April, and she told me she thought she had a way to finesse the move from Home Health to Hospice. I knew it had to … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-144

“People are like stained-glass windows.  They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is light from within.”  ~Elisabeth Kübler-Ross There was a light at 1205 … Continue reading

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“Miracles happen to those who believe in them.–Bernard Berenson It was a quiet weekend in our house. Ed Schafer had brightened her day in the afternoon that Friday, and that night, my sisters, Jane and Joni along with Jane’s daughter … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-141

“Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.”-Khalil Gibran The Easter weekend of 2008 was a far different one from so many of the others we had shared at 1205 N. Mandan Street. Usually Easter Sunday … Continue reading

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