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Starting over…19

“What do you want, James?” asked Lilly, standing in the doorway.  “I thought you hated me and never wanted to see me again.” He looked down.  “I’m sorry.” “For?” “Being an idiot.  I don’t hate you and I know you … Continue reading

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Starting over…18

Lilly was sitting on her bed, pillows against the headboard, Snowflake on her lap, Rex, Cleo and Bitsy toward the bottom of the bed. “No, you can’t play with the hamster,” she said.  He’s not a toy, he’s a living … Continue reading

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Starting over…17

“Well, we did what we could,” said Snake, looking down at James. “Thanks,” said Lilly. “He’s not really fight material, you know.” “I know.” She bent down and reached toward James, but he slapped her hand away and said, “Don’t … Continue reading

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Starting over…16

“He rode with Hell’s Angels and the Chicago Outlaws?” “I don’t see why he’d make that up,” said Lilly.  “Besides the look on his face was priceless.  He loved that time period.” “I guess.” “Maybe it will be like it … Continue reading

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Starting over…15

“What are you two doing here?  I have class this morning,” said Jerry.  “We’re going to study your weak little bodies today.” “You’re not teaching anything until you tell us what’s going on.  I want to know about the angels,” … Continue reading

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Starting over…14

“Jerry, or should I say Mr. Martin, is a very busy man.  He likes it here,” said Lilly, “and it seems as if he’s going to stay for awhile.” “I don’t know how I feel about that,” said James.  “It … Continue reading

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Starting over…13 A Short story

“Excuse me, Mr. Martin.  Can I speak with you?” asked Lilly. “Of course,” he said.  “Okay, class dismissed.  Read chapters eleven and twelve for tomorrow.” They watched the kids file out of the room, smiles on their faces, some of … Continue reading

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Starting over…part 11

“The meeting will come to order,” said Jerry, pounding on the table. “Who put you in charge?” yelled a guy in filthy jeans and a matching vest. “He is in charge,” said a woman, who looked at him with disgust.  … Continue reading

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Starting over…part 9

“What do you think?” asked Kit, wrapping her blue robe tighter around herself. “I still can’t believe you sent them back,” said Jerry. “They were loud.” “That’s not a good enough reason and you know it.” “They were kids.” “A … Continue reading

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Starting over…Part 8

“That was delicious,” said James, clearing the table.  “Thank you.” “I’m glad you enjoyed it,” said Lilly’s mother. “Who are you?” asked Heather.  “You help with the dishes and you actually talk.” “I’ve known him for a long time,” said … Continue reading

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