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9 amazing days…and the guilt of it all

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I feel the earth move and the times change

Do you remember that old song that started “I feel the earth move under my feet“?  Well, that’s just how I felt when I realized that I’d been expunged from my old work e-mail list. Gone!  No messages of congratulations for having moved on.  Just no longer there.  Final.  That part of my life is gone.  A very different feeling, and it definitely came with lots of anxiety about what other spheres of my life would oust me.   I decided that a little walk through the neighbourhood; through familiar streets where I’d pass familiar places would help.  I’d forgotten that it was a just a few days until Halloween, so when I came upon The Grateful Dead rocking out on a neighbours windowledge I was definitely not comforted.

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