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I studied French for three years in high school and one semester in college. I did well, though the class instilled in me such anxiety that when I saw Madame Kayne in church a couple of years ago, my heart raced as if I ...Read More

Thoughts on Aging

In my memory, I am about 10. It’s a spring day, and we are all crowded in the Isaacsons’ dining room. The three Isaacson girls, the kids from up the street, me. Perhaps others. Mrs. Isaacson is drawing us pictures of what we’ll look ...Read More