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Don’t want to

It's Thursday morning and I have lots of work to do. I still haven't read the writings my mother gave to me and I'm meeting her for lunch. I don't…

Again

So, I'm at the regular meeting spot on the appointed day and the appointed time and there's no mom. Two weeks ago I missed our meeting because I threw my…

At her sleeping spot

I spotted her from the car by her rolling suitcase rather than by the scarf she always wears. The scarf, it turns out, is layered underneath the wool cape she…