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I’m Walking the Dog Honey!

Another Story From the Mountain — Accepting Death

Photo by Юлія Вівчарик on Unsplash

It was 2014 and he had heartburn, which was getting worse. Waking him at night, the stomach acid in his throat burned. The next day he decided to go see his doctor for some medicine.

In good shape physically and mentally, he rarely ever got sick. He was 58 years old, living a good life in a small town on the north coast of Long Island. Small…

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