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Friends recall recluse charged with Maine thefts

PORTLAND, Maine — Classmates of a man who is known as the North Pond Hermit and who kept hidden in the woods for 27 years remember him as quiet, smart, and nerdy.

‘‘I remember him always walking the hallways alone,’’ said Albion resident Sue Greeley, one of Christopher Knight’s former classmates at Lawrence High School in Fairfield.

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