Column: Friendships are truly the gift that keeps ...
by Dick Yarbrough
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03:04 PM, Thursday, December 18
Maybe it’s the fact that I have more days in the rear-view mirror than I have ahead of me, but at this special time of year I am more aware than ever of the gift of friendships. Friendships are always the correct size, the right color and don’t re...

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