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May 28, 2013 12:00 AM

Susan Vollenweider | The peculiar perspective of passing time

School bells are singing the sweet song of summer release. All of the snow days from the unbelievably long winter have been paid back and students set free for, as my dear friends Phineas and Ferb say, “104 days of summer vacation.” Thank goodness Phineas and Ferb are fictional. I don’t think I could handle 104 days. Our 78 is long enough, maybe too long.

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