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My father’s addiction made him a stranger. Was it too late to get to know him now?

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By Sebastian Johnson
‘Wow. This is really beautiful, son, thanks so much for this.”

I’m sitting in a restaurant watching my father thumb through a small silver photo album from my parents’ wedding. It’s the first time he’s seen the album in 25 years. It’s only the third or…

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