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Perspective and Context

Everything seems new and startling to those with no experience – which explains how tiresome teenagers can be. They cannot put things in perspective. They have none yet. And they cannot see things in some sort of larger context. There … Continue reading

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Dreading the Ordinary

If it is true that most men live lives of quiet desperation, then it may be true that the resolution of any crisis is a dangerous time, when the sad everydayness of things returns. Soldiers returning from Afghanistan know this. … Continue reading

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