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Facing the Impossible

There’s no shame in failing to do the impossible. You’re not going to travel faster than the speed of light and you’re not going to be the one who invents the perpetual motion machine, and you’re certainly not going back … Continue reading

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Twice Shy

Once bitten, twice shy – or you never put your hand on a hot stove again – or you never buy another Fiat. Of course the cute new little Fiat they’re selling here now is built in Mexico, so maybe … Continue reading

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Done

Relief is not the same thing as happiness. It’s easy enough to imagine both ex-wives driving off after saying they had to move on. Were they happy? Probably not – just relieved to be getting away from the strange guy … Continue reading

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