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James Carroll

A feast of the ordinary

By James Carroll
November 20, 2006

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WHY DO WE so love the week that begins today? As family members travel toward home, as table linens are brought out of the closet, as the food shopping gets done, as the mind drifts toward life's bounties, as seasonal festivity arrives without the dark burdens of December -- "Happy Thanksgiving" seems more than a rote greeting. Low key, good ... (Full article: 769 words)

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