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CROSSING THE BRIDGE

For many years, George and Ida had talked about “crossing the bridge.”  George’s dad “crossed the bridge” eighteen years ago; his mom eight years later.  Friends were almost all over eighty and the time had come for them to cross … Continue reading

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WHO NEEDS A GUN?

  Alli had just stepped out to the hall when the gun shots rang out.  Pow! Dave, Steph, and Jared quickly hid under the desks.  Waiting! Waiting!  Alli with her estranged husband who was threatening her at gun point entered … Continue reading

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A PLACE FOR TEARS

“Here, Baby, let me hold your hand,” the teacher said as she gently cradled the little hand and wrist of the first grader.  All the students gather round, eager to do something to help.  “I saw what happened,”  says one. … Continue reading

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