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Enjoying the peace and quiet … of peace and quiet

Even before a timely visit from a butterfly, I’d been thinking a lot about peace and quiet. My girlfriend is reading Susan Cain’s book, “Quiet,” which¬†champions¬†“The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking.” A couple of weeks … Continue reading

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How to toot your own horn — in the car, that is

Full disclosure: I am a candidate for the title of Most Impatient Driver. But mindful of how crazy the world is, with road ragers killing other drivers, I mostly just mutter under my breath when another driver pulls a rude … Continue reading

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