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1 June 1982

Tue May X Jun I First day of winter! Soccer practice. Played badly but scored one. Gr didn’t hit the roof when I told him I couldn’t play on Sat. Vs. AGS I’m not sure whether June 1st actually is … Continue reading

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It Used to be One of the Best Days of the Year

For about ten years of my life, this particular Friday, the second one in May, used to find me beside myself with excitement and anticipation. At school, all of the talk – among the boys, at least – would be … Continue reading

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