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The Secret Life of Pearls

  It sits inside the soft dipped U of her throat: “something white”¬†pried loose from the mouth of the Australian South Sea and hung on a gold chain.   The alarm of clinking glasses forces another kiss. My mother whispers … Continue reading

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The Happiest Place on Earth

    As my college friends and I hit our forties, an alarming theme has surfaced. Spouses leaving, many times for a younger model. My friends,¬† who have beeen married almost a century, suddenly lose their spouse without a warning, … Continue reading

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