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Me, the Catholic?

Spending ten or twelve years of my life convinced that there were only two religions in the world, Catholics & Protestants, is not something I’m particularly proud of. Granted, this period of time was early childhood, extending into my youth, when I did manage to discover that there were also other religions and that it …

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The Headstone

“Do you remember any affectionate moments with your mother?” The therapist was probably feeling an awkward silence that I was blissfully unaware of while I attempted to route through a few decades in under a minute.  “No”, I said, “Mammy wasn’t touchy feely. Just sometimes if she had an itch she might ask me to …

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