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Actually, the year 2000 is our 25th anniversary of doing Captain & Tennille. I can't believe it. It's like, how is this possible?

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His angry expression softens, and then he shoves my shoulder playfully. "He

His angry expression softens, and then he shoves my shoulder playfully. "Hey!" I push him back, to which he retaliates until I'm finally smiling. I love how we can do that--break through the misery to always find each other.
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I received free health care.

I received free health care.
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The polyglot is a linguistic nomad.

The polyglot is a linguistic nomad.
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Those who are believers in God find strength from their faith in the face o

Those who are believers in God find strength from their faith in the face of suffering. They are compelled to give sacrificially to help those in need. And they have the hope that comes from knowing that, with God by their side, the tragedy they are facin
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On these magic shores children at play are for ever beaching their coracles

On these magic shores children at play are for ever beaching their coracles. We too have been there; we can still hear the sound of the surf, though we shall land no more.
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Parents who daily read Robert Lewis Stevenson to their children and surroun

Parents who daily read Robert Lewis Stevenson to their children and surrounds them with blocks, plastic animals, and some cardboard boxes or kitchen pots and pans are going to produce a qualitatively different child from those who spend that time on TV or
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My body is not a temple. It’s a skip,

My body is not a temple. It’s a skip,
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I care so passionately about improving the quality of life for women and gi

I care so passionately about improving the quality of life for women and girls, not just here in the United States, but internationally as well. I am a single mom and I raised a daughter who is now a young adult.
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The 1970s was the decade of liberation, of anger at injustice and demands f

The 1970s was the decade of liberation, of anger at injustice and demands for recognition and rights. But over time, the demand for specific rights degraded into a generalized sense of entitlement, the demand for specific recognition into a generalized de
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Irresponsibility is part of the pleasure of all art it is the part the scho

Irresponsibility is part of the pleasure of all art it is the part the schools cannot recognize.
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Never feel sorry for me, just teach me and watch me grow.

Never feel sorry for me, just teach me and watch me grow.
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Write when drunk. Edit when sober. Market it with the persistence of a drug

Write when drunk. Edit when sober. Market it with the persistence of a drug peddler.
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