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Losing a friend

Relationships | I didn’t set healthy boundaries with Joseph, a man who had lived his life in a climate of abuse, manipulation, and dysfunction
by Sophia Lee
Posted 2/14/20, 12:09 pm

I had a friend, whom I shall call Joseph. I say “had” because we are no longer friends. Our friendship fell apart about a week before Thanksgiving, after I had invited him to celebrate Thanksgiving with me and some friends. 

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Happy heavenly Father

Faith & Inspiration | Over Thanksgiving, an old recording of my parents, my brother, and me was a reminder of God’s love
by Sophia Lee
Posted 12/10/19, 12:06 pm

While I visited my parents over Thanksgiving, they played an audio recording that I had never heard before. The hourlong recording was a collection of some of the most momentous times in their life: their wedding ceremony, my cries as a newborn, my first words, my younger brother’s early mumbling as a baby, and me as a toddler, speaking in sentences, singing, and dancing. 

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Trump surprises troops with turkey, Taliban news

by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/29/19, 10:35 am

President Donald Trump surprised U.S. troops with Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday during his first trip to Afghanistan. The president announced that negotiations between the United States and the Taliban have resumed. “There’s nowhere I’d rather spend Thanksgiving than right here with the toughest, strongest, best, and bravest warriors of the face of the earth,” Trump told the soldiers. He also met with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at Air Force headquarters.

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