Daily Archives: September 29, 2006

This morning, in several different places, I have been faced with people who have scorned the grief I and others have felt over yesterday’s Military Commissions vote. America has never lived up to “ideals,” they say — usually followed a … Continue reading

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My husband left this morning for Spain. First stop, Madrid. I wish I were going with him. Things are good, for the most part, in my world. I have a roof over my head. I have food to eat, clothes … Continue reading

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No retreat, baby…

I post other people’s words, sometimes, but I don’t post song lyrics. Today, though, these words resonate with me: Well, we bursted out of classHad to get away from those foolsWe learned more from a 3-minute record, babyThan we ever … Continue reading

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