At the Door

One foot in the room, I stare at recovery, at peace, longing for joy lighting their faces.  I haven’t done so badly —  self-sufficient, quick,  able to talk out of scraps. “Half measures” they call it  like they can read my mind. […]

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Don’t be such a baby. Grow up, will you??? What’s the matter, not tough enough?That’s SO juvenile!You’re such a child!When I became a man,I put away childish things. Let the children come to me,God’s kingdom belongs tosuch as them. Don’t we need to […]

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Welcome Home!

The very practical approach to his problems, the absence of intolerance of any kind, the informality, the genuine democracy, the uncanny understanding which these people had were irresistible.§  “Welcome home!”How silly the wordssaid to newcomers,strangers among strangers,fear-filled, angry, despairing. “Welcome […]

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