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Excerpt from, "Two Girls Talking and God Listening In"--- Book One

Hopefully this first book will be out mid-summer 2018:
Excerpt from "Two Girls Talking and God Listening In", Subtitle, "Springtime":

He responds, "Well, I live in Detroit, I'm pretty much retired.  But what I do now to bring in a little extra money in and keep myself busy, is I have a little office in the mall.  I collect aluminum and other types of metal people toss.  Tons of it and I recycle it.  I know that sounds silly, but its mine and I've been collecting metals and now mostly aluminum items for ten years.  I retired only a little over a year ago.  I'm recently divorced.  Which I feel bad about, because I really hurt my kids.  My kids live in Philadelphia, and that is where I'm originally from."
    I respond, "Philadelphia, I've run races there. Wow, that's neat!"  I pause, then ask.  "Why do you think you hurt your kids?" 

    He responds, "Well, the family that they knew is no longer and their parents, well aren't what they should be." 

    I say with some familiar certainty, "I don't think your kids hate you, maybe they're a little upset, but it'll get better, just be there for them, now that you got time." 


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