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UPS driver is glad for fear’s end

UPS driver Jim Donovan was his normal, jovial self as he chatted and waved to customers along his route in Somerville Monday. It was almost as if Friday, the strangest day he has had in 23 years on the job, had never happened.

Then came Donovan’s next delivery, a box of cut flowers, sent last week to the manager of a Davis Square clothing store. They had sat wilting in his truck all weekend.

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