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Nov 19

A Theft or a Souvenir?

In Brief — The author’s remembrance of his youthful trip through Europe with an eventful visit to Finland. [Written in April-May 2017.] A Risky Act — I’m an old man now, but many years ago a rich great-aunt gave me a high school graduation gift of a trip through Europe. It changed my life. “Travel …

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Jul 26

Boys Will Be Boys

In Brief—The author relates some of the memorable and mischievous adventures of his childhood and youth. Memorable to him, at least. ———————————————————————————————————————————— The Artist as a Youth— The lovely cream-colored house next door won an architectural award and was the pride and joy of its owners. It doubtless raised the value of all the houses …

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