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The Boston Globe


A fine senior moment

PLYMOUTH — Positioned for some prime people-watching in the lobby of Plymouth’s new senior center at its recent official opening, 94-year-old Althea McNie summed up her opinion of the building in one short phrase: “It’s astonishing.”

Visitors swirled around McNie, eager to get their first glimpse of Plymouth’s new digs for its 12,000 older citizens, using words like “beautiful,” “amazing,” “fabulous,” “awesome,” and even “magnificent” to describe what they saw.

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