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My grandfather put on his Sunday‐ go‐to‐Meeting clothes even before he started going to church on Sunday with his wife: white shirt, suit pants, and shiny black shoes to tap out his dances and sing his prayers through the afternoon. In the kitchen, my grandmother washed the dinner dishes, latched the cupboard🔒

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Mary K. Stillwell lives in Lincoln, Neb.


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