Thank you ,Mark. I never thought of Icarus in relation to my mom and her roller skates, but I can see where that yearning for something more is certainly present in both stories. I appreciate your comments.

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Deborah Barchi

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Deborah Barchi has recently retired from her career as a librarian and now has time to read, explore nature, and write poetry and essays.

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