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MY STEPMOTHER TONGUE WAS A RABBIT-EARED TELEVISION

I’ve always had a diverse group of close friends. In the sixth grade, at 12 years old, I found camaraderie with six year old Billie, fifteen year old Patsy, ten year old Rolando who was a recent immigrant boy from Panama, 13 year old Renee who was an immigrant from France, and Gerhardt Beck, a second generation kid from Germany whose family only spoke German in his house. Read More…

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