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I Believe in Leaving the Room

Lori - Trumbull, Connecticut
Entered on May 5, 2009

I believe in leaving the room. My ninety-four year old aunt’s funeral had been the day before. I was still thinking of how my family has its share and more of alcoholics, drug addicts, and agoraphobics… and, fortunately, a cousin who used to be my…