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Home is Where the Heart Is

The breakfast hour at the Manor is almost over.  Our usual latecomer crowd lingers over coffee, laughing and visiting.  The conversation covers everything from the antics in the Senate – in the very “Chamber of Sober Second Thought” – to an email picture of a new great-grandchild.

Tentatively, a woman approaches our table.  “May I join you?”

“Of course,” comes a chorus of voices.  “Are you new here?”

“Yes, my name is Marie.  I moved in last night, or at least my kids moved me in!  They worked so hard.  This is all so . . . different.  Tell me, do you like it here?”    Continue reading


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