Surviving is a Miracle

My journey through a glass door… and beyond.

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Last Friday night didn’t go as planned. And that’s putting it mildly.

When I got off work, I planned to relax for a little bit before going to bed; after all, we had to get up early Saturday morning to drive to Virginia for Thanksgiving festivities with my family.

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I am just clever enough to get into trouble…

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I am just clever enough to get into trouble…

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