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For Wayland couple, noise from the Pike is part of the family

Grace Rockett and her husband, Maurice, have tried for four decades to get sound barriers in their neighborhood near the Massachusetts Turnpike. Grace Rockett and her husband, Maurice, have tried for four decades to get sound barriers in their neighborhood near the Massachusetts Turnpike. (Bill Greene/Globe Staff)
By Noah Bierman
Globe Staff / December 27, 2009

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Grace Rockett gazes out her living room window at the cars on the Massachusetts Turnpike, a view she has grown accustomed to over 46 years. Though not always fondly. (Full article: 840 words)

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