"When I saw him coming, I ducked around the hall and hid from him."

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"It felt like I had a knife stuck in the middle of my brain. "

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"It's definitely forced us to grow up faster than we would have otherwise."

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"I said, 'This is not telephone discussion.'"

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"I met you the day before John died."

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"I'd like to be remembered as the cowboy that could ride, run, and jump with anybody in the world."

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"Me dijiste, 'Tenemos que ir a ver si encontramos algo, a ver por lo menos una foto.'"

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"What are some of your dreams?"

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"I remember going through family albums looking for my face in old photographs..."

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"You said that you were in the wrong body, that you should be a man."

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"He put his hands on my face like he was trying to feel was I really his son."

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"I was very strict because I was afraid kids would discover I was gay."

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"I was in Brooklyn, New York teaching the third grade."

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"I found out what girls were..."

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"What do you miss most about not having a hand?"

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"I remember being in court every day..."

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"I wasn't afraid. I thought, 'I'm going to be cool about it.'"

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"I got married on the day of my 22nd birthday."

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"I spotted this book that looked rather risque..."

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"I just felt I was not living an honest life."

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"The usher goes down to the dugout, comes back with the Babe..."

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"It was one of those miracles at The Wall."

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"It was probably the loneliest time of my life."

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"We had to do a good deed every day..."

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"We go around and we bless the hands of all the people who work in the hospital."

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"You followed my footsteps and I thought it was great."

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"When I was 10, I told my parents I was going to marry a man."

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"She bought me a bra that you blow up..."

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"I noticed that he had all these small coffee cans."

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"We got a postcard that my father was alive..."

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"In prison I started painting and drawing..."

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"I can't even begin to tell you the misery of rain."

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"We'd known death but not like this."

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"I have close to a million objects in my apartment."

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"My brother came home wearing an afro."

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"The pilot told us over the PA, 'It's going to be the roughest landing you've ever experienced.'"

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"I felt alone and tried to hide it..."

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"I got bussed to a high school in my sophomore year..."

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"I said, 'Is this going to actually be me?'"

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"There were three questions I wanted to ask him..."

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"And right then it dawned on me -- that's not family, those aren't friends."

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"A car drove up late evening..."

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"It wasn't love at first sight, but there was some kind of a recognition."

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"I put the screen down, took a seat, and the streetcar became hostile."

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"I always lived in fear that someone would discover that I couldn't keep up."

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"I had heard all these horror stories about crooks and gangsters..."

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"Some fellers would find out we were chasing them, they'd just go put themselves in jail."

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"Our relationship started in a grade school..."

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"I remember wishing I would wake up a boy."

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"She had this alter-ego that was Mrs. Wiffinpoofle..."

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"Opening day, 1956. It was the Yankees versus the Senators..."

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"If you could do anything again, would you raise me differently?"

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"I was a chubette in high school."

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"The men despised him..."

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"The whole night I was in labor there was music being piped in..."

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"This little white boy said, 'Come, let me see your hands.'"

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"I went into Uncle Jake's room and opened up the dictionary, and in the middle was hidden a magazine..."

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"I got a great, big rock, about as big as a bowling ball, out of somebody's garden and heaved it through the back window of his car."

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