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A resolution to unload some ‘friends’

My New Year’s resolutions include the usual suspects. This will be the fifth year in a row that I probably won’t be reading “War and Peace” and about the 20th that I won’t be flossing daily.

But not a month into the new year, I’ve already tackled my vow to get rid of stuff that I no longer need. I’ve finally gotten brutal about my books, taking boxes of them to my local library. (The problem with this is I buy more books at their weekly sales.)

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