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The most poignant moment of Michael Sam’s introductory chin-wag arrived when he responded to, of all things, a query about late-autumn climes in Montreal.
“I’m used to cold weather,” he said. 801 more words
I like to imagine Rene Descartes sometimes, sitting as a shadow among shadows in his little Rembrandt painting, an exile from the kingdom of France. Perhaps smoking a pipe, he glances up at his mistress/wife and says, “Madame, you know it has occurred to me that I think, and therefore I am.” 1,038 more words
And I think I’m jealous of those people. In fact, I know I am. 870 more words
In my 2nd year of elementary school, I punched a boy in front of his mother because he mocked me. When I was criticized of my behavior as “not appropriate for girls”, my 8-year old’s words were clear and sharp: 1,333 more words