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Yesterday, while cleaning out my office, I found an old steno book, the kind we keep by our phone for lists, phone numbers, and quick notes to each other:
“Hope you had a great time at the cast party! Don’t forget to turn off the porch light.”
“We need milk, coffee, eggs, and Haagen Daz.”
“Walking the dog, can’t find my keys, do NOT lock the door on your way out.”
While tearing out old messages like the above, I paused at this one, addressed to a member of our household who occupies her room infrequently these days:
which brought to mind the poem Amy Ludwig VanDerwater shared on her Poem Farm Facebook page yesterday:
How do we ever survive those days with our sanity (more or less) intact??!!