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A Spartan Experience

It was a Friday evening a couple weeks ago, but not an ordinary evening for me.  I’ve tried to write about it previously, but some unplanned life occurrences have kept me away from the keyboard.

Still, it’s worth describing the scene – a high school football game where more people stand around the field’s perimeter than are actually registered in the town’s census-certified population listing.

Life in a small Iowa town.

The weekend is my 30th class reunion,  a wonderful, shared event among three classes who joined forces in the planning, hoping for a better turnout than prior events.

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