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Let the War Rage

Years ago, my father, who was a great fan of U.S. history, told me that President Abraham Lincoln chose not to end the Civil War because he knew if the pressure were off, the amendment to the U.S. Constitution abolishing slavery would not happen. I never fully understood what my father meant until I saw […]

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You know you’re a spiritual warrior when. . .

You’re happy for no reason. Your memory is replaced by Post-It notes. You realize that in arguments, the fault lies not on their side of the street, nor on your side of the street. You own the whole block. You tell your friends you have a life-threatening illness and they say “congratulations.” You tell your […]

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