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Frock Bottom

Last Christmas, Dom gave me something so simultaneously horrible and wonderful that I spent most of the morning crying in my bedroom. A box of Kleenex later, I realized it’d make one hell of a story.

Butterfly, Children

More than four years after her death, my sister-in-law Laura is still sending presents. A story about how one book became a very special gift for three people.