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The Big Meeting

Twenty years ago, the room may have been nice. But, today it smelled like pee. High above the surrounding streets, we entered the conference room at county social services today. Half the room was floor-to-ceiling glass with ancient vertical blinds. … Continue reading

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Home Visits and A Surprise

Once a month, the routine is set. I leave work at 3:30 to be in the terrible carpool line at Older One’s school by 3:55. Then, I sit and wait. Finally, the line creeps up to the curb and he … Continue reading

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Chapter Three

If going through the licensing process was the first chapter of our journey, then recieving a placement of two wonderful boys was the second. Today, we begin Chapter Three. It’ll be a long ride, and will look a lot like … Continue reading

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