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People have criticized me for seeming to step out of my professional role to become undignifiedly political. I'd say it was belated realization that day care, good schools, health insurance, and nuclear disarmament are even more important aspects of pediatrics than measles vaccine or vitamin D.

Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

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He chuckled into my hair. My body decided this would be a fine moment to re

He chuckled into my hair. My body decided this would be a fine moment to remember that his body was wrapped around mine and his body was muscular, hard, and hot, and my butt was pressed against his groin. Cuddled up by a dragon. No, thank you. Let me off
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

The sensitive person's hostility to the machine is in one sense unrealistic

The sensitive person's hostility to the machine is in one sense unrealistic, because of the obvious fact that the machine has come to stay. But as an attitude of mind there is a great deal to be said for it. The machine has got to be accepted, but it is p
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The poor are always prophetic. As true prophets always point out, they reve

The poor are always prophetic. As true prophets always point out, they reveal God's design. That is why we should take time to listen to them. And that means staying near them, because they speak quietly and infrequently; they are afraid to speak out, the
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The trust of the people in the leaders reflects the confidence of the leade

The trust of the people in the leaders reflects the confidence of the leaders in the people.
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Two girls discover the secret of lifein a sudden line of poetry.

Two girls discover the secret of lifein a sudden line of poetry.
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

My parents did a great job of creating a home we wanted to return to...and

My parents did a great job of creating a home we wanted to return to...and all of our friends wanted to be there too.
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Peace between good and evil is an impossibility; the very pretence of it wo

Peace between good and evil is an impossibility; the very pretence of it would, in fact, be the triumph of the powers of darkness.
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It's tough to have an authentic relationship with awe in the age of awesome

It's tough to have an authentic relationship with awe in the age of awesome, a word that has become so overused as to be drained of its meaning.
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

It was as if his song was one voice, calling out into the darkness until it

It was as if his song was one voice, calling out into the darkness until it was answered by another, harmonizing with its own unique voice and emotion to create something even more beautiful than the sum of its parts.
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

Now smiling had been something almost alien to me just a few weeks ago. But

Now smiling had been something almost alien to me just a few weeks ago. But over this short period of time, I had rediscovered this art thanks to that noble emotion of love. Joy that had been bottled up inside since childhood now overcame me from deep wit
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My childhood memories are amazing I had freedom in every way - but I see ev

My childhood memories are amazing I had freedom in every way - but I see everything from a different perspective now that I live outside.
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The woman who first gives life, light, and form to our shadowy conceptions

The woman who first gives life, light, and form to our shadowy conceptions of beauty, fills a void in our spiritual nature that has remained unknown to us till she appeared.
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