The Parables
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The Parables

Leelee’s Elves

This should probably be a bedtime story

When my daughter Leelee was six she found a little hole in an elm tree in our yard and decided that elves lived there.

She didn’t tell Jennifer or me. But she wrote a sweet note to the presumptive little creatures, and made some tiny little “scarves” to keep them warm, and stuck it all in the hole. We saw her playing in the yard, and when she…

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