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This Week’s Joy: A Light Conversation

A woman is talking while sitting at a lunch table with others who are not pictured.
Photo by Jessica Da Rosa on Unsplash

There is a lot to talk about these days. Not much of it seems simple or good.

I ate lunch this week with people who did not know each other well. We talked about how easy it is to get lost on a college campus, where buildings and paths often meander.

We shared our embarrassment when realizing we’re in the wrong place and must turn back. We also shared face-saving tips…



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