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Out

If you look up on a clear night, you might be able to pick out twin stars dancing in perpetual round-about. Two weeks ago, I came to know two such stars, captured in the skinny bodies of Diana and Evangeline – inseparable fifth grade girls. Their two teachers talked about them during yard duty- They […]

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Mouse

A mouse is a great equalizer. Need more explanation? How about this one: Angela, fireplug of a 5th grade girl, stood atop my school’s beat up play structure this afternoon the way she does every day, fists on hips, jaw set. The Crusher as the kids called her. An old school bully. She lorded over […]

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