The Bigger Picture
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The Bigger Picture

You Can Go Home Again

To the house of memories in your mind

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The title of Thomas Wolfe’s novel “You Can’t Go Home Again” has become accepted as a truism, an inviolable rule condemning to failure any attempts to move back home or relive one’s youth. But in my experience, that isn’t necessarily so.

I accept, of course, that I can’t literally go home in the sense of moving back to the home I grew up…

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David Martin

David Martin

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