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How much longer is it until I stop almost asking Gene if he’s spoken to his mother lately?

I did that yesterday (almost, thank heavens), despite the fact that Gene is up in OH right now finishing up some things for her estate.

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  1. We still will, on occasion, either call for “The Big D” or ask if the other has taken Doogie for a walk. So the answer is: at least a year.

    Damn brain ruts.

  2. I’d like to add…sometimes your brain doesn’t think, so there may be no definitive time frame. It just takes time. Sometimes you’re saying what you wish was true, so you’ll say something like “Have you called your mom lately?” because your heart really wishes you still could. Your brain may stop thinking, but your heart will never stop wishing.

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