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Applaud the Goats Gently

Applaud the Goats Gently

Dear Ann, As venerable co-bloggettes, you and I are as one on certain of Life’s Important Issues and Values. There are countless situations in which I do not have to consult you to know exactly What Would Ann Do. By way of illustration: Situation #1: Brooch Made of Human Hair, vaguely unsettling in appearance, half price, cash only. BUY. IT. Situation #2: Come home on Sunday afternoon to faint whiff of earlier pancakes. OPEN THE...

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