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The notice in the newspaper told of an ordinary life, yet the details wove a rich history. How could so few have known of the wealth of experiences hidden behind the quiet exterior?

The discovery came too late for those of us who neglected to pause, to acknowledge, to pay attention. For want of the simple act of listening, opportunity slipped away.

Who have you heard today?

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