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When I was growing up, my mother used to tell us that whatever we began the year with, we’d end the year with. If we began it with friends and good times, so it would end. If we began it alone and in tears, so it would also end. The real warning in her saying this to us is that we should be careful what we were doing on January first because that was what we’d do for the whole year. Not literally, of course, but more figuratively. If we began a year bathed in friendship and happiness, so the course of our year would follow. The opposite was also true. (more…)

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