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"The students wouldn't speak to me..."

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"Thomas woke me up and said that something was really wrong."

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"If there is a hell on earth, it's got to be that."

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"When Thomson hit the home run, my pals and I were in school."

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"He said, 'You make sure you call that teacher.'"

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"He was immaculate from head to toe."

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"It was just happenstance that he happened to be there."

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"Mother told me we would be spending the summer in the South."

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"He's always been on my mind ever since then..."

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"There's a form we fill out and it's called 'On My Death.'"

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"When I would get to a new town, everybody had to see who could whip the new boy."

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"I do the decorating, paperwork, whatever law enforcement's needed."

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"I built my own planetarium in my backyard."

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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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"This tall, dark fellow was singing. He had these shades on. I was like, 'Look at this guy.'"

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"He employed performers that the other agents would never use."

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"I remember waking up from the surgery and seeing this beautiful nurse."

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"As an old man, he still had scars..."

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"We got to the World Trade Center in a matter of minutes."

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"He was a meticulous man."

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"What made you decide you wanted to adopt a child?"

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

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"He never said anything good about my writing."

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"When you told me someday you're gonna be an NBA referee, I said, ‘Yeah, of course’."

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"When I was put up as president of the student body, she created a groundswell against me."

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"She died on an incident that I sent her on."

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"I just hugged the man who murdered my son."

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"My coworker sent you that email by mistake."

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"It was Christine's first trip in an airplane."

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"All of my friends know me to be outspoken..."

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"I called his name into the phone over and over..."

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"The next day, the police car pulled up and they said, 'We're taking y'all to jail.'"

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"The doctor told my parents that I was hopelessly insane."

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"I was scared to death."

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"I wasn't like other kids."

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"I had a position at a senior citizen facility..."

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"There was no doubt in my mind, I was going to work along side of my dad, my granddad, my uncles."

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

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"He'd go into the kitchen and get this big, ugly, brown bottle..."

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"He described what he used to feel when he came home every night..."

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"I saw you sitting at the end of the bar, hunched over what appeared to be a cup of coffee."

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"I think in our marriage, it was all about you."

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"How do you think you've changed?"

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"He was so busy that he would schedule surgeries for three and four in the morning."

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"The guy that was interviewing told me I was too little."

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"I was working in the gas station..."

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"You don't have to be dirty to be poor."

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"Ron was someone who didn't accept societal norms as being his norm."

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"My father would be in his boxer shorts in front of the stereo with a baton."

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"I was working for the state of Colorado..."

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"My dad had a fair amount of self-confidence and bravado."

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"The only way that I could see out of that situation was to take my life."

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"My dad in Cuba said, 'When you go there you're going to ask for George.'"

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"She didn't have very much warmth about her..."

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"The train stopped and I thought we were somewhere like Colorado..."

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"We were together for 22 years..."

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"I found out what girls were..."

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