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My Mother Always Said That Santa Claus Was Real And She Made Sure We Kids Believed

Sixty-two years later, I still believe

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Christmas was my mother’s favorite time of year. She would shop for months for our Christmas presents. We always had a huge Christmas, and all we kids had to do was believe in Santa.

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“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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Ruby Lee

Ruby Lee

Mother, Wife, Teacher, Librarian, Teller of Stories. Author of The Marriage Wars by Leeanne Beasley Berry. Top Writer in Parenting, This Happened to Me, Humor

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