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Polite Conversation At Dinner

Big family. Big table. Big opinions. Big voices. Big arguments. Dad slowly having a meltdown as he realises how much of his hard-earned money is being greedily shoveled into his brood’s ungrateful faces. Mom shushing his nervous remonstrations while she … Continue reading

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Disconnect

As I scanned the friendly faces at the table, I wondered yet again what on Earth I was doing in their company. To be in their presence was, to be, an utterly unedifying experience. Their personalities, their attitudes, their conversations, … Continue reading

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