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Quoting Quotes

I was passing my husband’s study, and thinking of other things on my way to the kitchen, when I heard an astonishing statement: ‘We don’t need any more positive people!’ This pulled me up short. I’m used to hearing leaders … Continue reading

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Bit Players in the Main Story

‘Are there any new shoots on our orchids yet?’ My husband bent over to part the foliage and showed me a small green stalk beginning to poke its way up at the base of the other fronds. ‘Here’s one’, he … Continue reading

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Choosing or Chosen

We voted for our politicians last Saturday. It’s compulsory in our nation. After living in a small country town, we were accustomed to short queues, so it was a shock to find ourselves standing in one of three long lines … Continue reading

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Love in a Mist

I poured the black seeds into their small hands and watched as they scattered them on the soft, dark soil.  The four of us were expecting an abundant crop of blue flowers by summer. Sadly, none of us remembered to check their progress because … Continue reading

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