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May.27.2011
(With apologies to Lisa Black, author of the article "Walking a Mile in the Shoes of My Elderly Mom Ain't Easy," which was published in the Chicago Tribune on January 3, 2011.)   Subject: Re: Walking a mile in the shoes of my elderly mom ain't easy Hello! I hope you didn't think I...
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May.27.2011
An elderly WWII veteran in my neighborhood was on an Honor Flight to Washington, DC, in May 2010. This thank-you note was in his "Mail Call" envelope to read on the flight back home.   _____________________ Dear Morrie, A belated and sincere thank you for your willingness to serve your...
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Mar.07.2010
Wednesday morning I was running early for a change. As the elevator arrived, I could hear the voices of people riding down. Probably neighbors heading off to work. Or workmen, maybe. The door opened and I saw two strangers carrying boxes, bags, and an what looked like an old computer hard drive. I...
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