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Sunday, June 24, 2018, 3:50 p.m.

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Joy goes cold, yet a bird is singing

The cell phone alarm went off at 4 a.m. Fumbling for it sleepily, I turned it off and rolled onto my back for just... one... more... minute. Half an hour later, my eyes flew open. It was 4:32 a.m., and I was already running late. Minutes later the coffee was poured and my hands were on the keyboard.

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