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stars of youth

Stars of my youth, So far, so high, Beckon to me From a purple sky   “I’ve got a freelance assignment for you, Newson—and it will pay very well.” I figured Ward Pendleton had an ulterior motive in inviting me … Continue reading

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the ashes

  She chose to be cremated and it sickened me, but I had no say in the matter. It was Mother’s wish—as was her hand-written will leaving the run-down estate to me, on condition I agreed, ‘to reside therein a … Continue reading

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