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With Age Comes…

Kyle was visibly upset when he arrived home from work. Veronica was already setting the take-out Chinese meals she picked up on her way home. “I spent the last hour fighting with Marcus. That young punk thinks he’s the smartest … Continue reading

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The Fiftieth Birthday Party

Adam turned fifty. For his birthday, his three children took him out for dinner. When the server approached, his oldest daughter Ariel asked, “Excuse me, how old do you have to be to get the senior’s discount?” The server looked … Continue reading

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Life Begins At Forty

  The wide receiver ran a post pattern. Mitchell bit on his outside move, then scrambled to recover. Looking back, he watched the quarterback launch the football his direction.   Mitchell followed the trajectory of the football as it sailed … Continue reading

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The Best Years of Your Life

The wide receiver ran a post pattern. Mitchell bit on his outside move, then scrambled to recover. Looking back, he watched the quarterback launch the football his direction. Mitchell followed the trajectory of the football as it sailed over his … Continue reading

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Relearning how to learn

It seems to be that so much is lost on youth. But that is not always so. The young have an incredible capacity to learn. As we get older, we become more set on our ways. Our world views become … Continue reading

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