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  • Daddy was strict, but he was honest. Like James Brown sang, he "didn't take no mess"
  • How people treat their "pets" provides a pretty accurate gauge of how they treat people
  • And, if you do decide to recycle, make sure you do what my step-mother called a "half-a__s" job
  • They, my "first" mother and my stepmother each loved in her own way, to the best of their ability, and became friends