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I Committed Larceny

a shadowed figure is seen from behind bars as in jail.
Photo by Ye Jinghan on Unsplash

To this day, this blatantly selfish act sticks in my mind. It was a total breakdown of everything I knew and was taught about doing the right thing.

I stole a book detailing the Christmas story of Jesus's birth in second grade.

And if that wasn't bad enough, I was attending a Catholic school.

I loved this book and read it every chance I could, but I don't recall ever enjoying…

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T Mann

T Mann

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Writer, wife, mom, nana, and🍷 lover sharing life lessons and adventures of Self-improvement /Advice/ Relationships/ and more, one story at a time.