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  • When we first met by chance at a dinner party, I felt compelled only hours later and a bottle of wine behind us to confess that I would be going away for 6 months in the near future on a job assignment.

    The look I got back from her was clear. "Why do I need to know this?"

    4 months later I said goodbye to her from the doorway of our new apartment.

    Sometimes you just know...
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