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Nance Crawford

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Another Surprise

Posted on January 11, 2017 at 4:25 PM

At 9 a.m. today, I was in the dentist’s chair with my mouth open, chock full of his hand and dental equipment. Repairing a bridge.


Doing fine. No pain. Then realized I recognized what was playing over the sound system. It was so quiet. I knew that song, couldn’t place it.


Unexpectedly my eyes started to fill. I couldn’t believe it. “Id dat duh Munkees?” I asked, the moment his hand pulled away from my vanished molars.


“Yes,” he answered.


Daydream Believer.


I forced myself to turn off the urge to cry. It was a blessing.


Dad would be 96 today.


He was an editor on “The Monkees.”


Thank you, Lord. I needed that.


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