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My memories of the party are visual: photos, faces, continuous white noise video smiling eyes, gesturing fingers, hands, nose-to-nose discussions, sipping ideas in the dim bar, children in a booth friends, relatives, companions gathered to celebrate life—it plays like a … Continue reading

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He shakes his silvered head like an old stallion comprehending little but oats and sugar cubes. Gaiety surges around tables: white water roaring past giant solitary boulders. Servers bring salads, cheeses lasagnas, chicken, roast boar— tastebuds decline, overwhelmed. A tango … Continue reading

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