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May 13 2012

To the 2010 Mississippi Delta corps:

I am in awe of you. Sitting in Jobe Auditorium on Saturday, Sally and I stared at each other. Sally, who I met on day one of institute, who talked to me about God and the ex-boyfriend and teaching, who went on runs with me in the 90 degree heat. Who just got married and…

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May 13 2012

Choose your own conclusion.

One of the Delta experiences I shared with my sister this weekend was the ball game. My student Jack asked me every day for a week (literally) if I would come watch his game Friday at seven. By the end of the week, and countless requests for my attendance, our conversations were along the lines…

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