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Of my Mother and Fathers voices: "Get up for school!" Even then, I wish I had choices! White blouse, blue jumper with HFA, emblazoned in gold. Brown braids tied with big, white  shiny bows. Breakfast in the nook, with a pearlescent table cloth. Watching the Chicago landscape painted with crystalline snow, so soft. My dog, Cappy, came to join me! The sound of those soft paws on sparkling, clean onyx linoleum. Oh, dearest pet, how I miss thee! The old, black landline phone, my tool, for communication. Echoes of home~in a God-fearing and joyous, grateful nation! {HFA..were symbols for Holy Family Academy.}                            4/30/2021                    ~6~                          

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Date: 5/1/2021 4:04:00 PM
Hello Panagiota, you have lovely memories of your past. Hugs Darlene xx
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Darlene De Beaulieu
Date: 5/2/2021 6:27:00 AM
Hello Panagiota, yes it would have been nice if we were.Those are goo memories. Hugs Darlene xx
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Panagiota Romios
Date: 5/1/2021 4:30:00 PM
Helli Darlene.. I wish you could have been with me....., Pangie xx
Date: 5/1/2021 1:57:00 AM
More beautiful memories from your past, and our pets, we never forget them. Tom
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Panagiota Romios
Date: 5/1/2021 4:28:00 PM
They truly are beautiful. I know you have yours. Pets~ why do their spirits stay forever? Pangie xx
Date: 4/30/2021 11:20:00 PM
Lovely memories Pangie. I remember almost all my pets through childhood and after. I miss them all and hope to see them again some day. A fine job here. God Bless, JB
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Panagiota Romios
Date: 4/30/2021 11:26:00 PM
I cried writing this. I wanted to reach in the air and pet my dog...Alas. Like you, I have had many pets. 3 dogs, 20 cats, 1 turtle and 2 goldfish. Do you have a pet now? I am so glad you are at the pe. N great poetry, Judy...,Pangie xx