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WELCOME AUTHOR TABITHA BOULDIN
Saturday, August 17, 2019 by Patti Shene

FEATURED BOOK:  Trial by Patience

AUTHOR:  Tabitha Bouldin

PUBLISHER:  Through the Fire

GENRE:  Contemporary Christian Romance

SERIES OR STAND ALONE:  Series, but book can stand alone

TARGET AGE:  Adult

 

 

 

IT IS MY PLEASURE TO WELCOME AUTHOR TABITHA BOULDIN TO PATTI’S PORCH. TABITHA SHARES THE REASON WHY SHE GAVE UNUSUAL GIFTS TO HER CHARACTERS.

 

 

 

TABITHA IS OFFERING A GIVEAWAY! SIMPLY LEAVE A COMMENT BELOW TO ENTER THE DRAWING FOR AN ECOPY OF TRIAL BY PATIENCE.

 

 

 

WHAT’S THE PURPOSE OF MY UNIQUE CHARACTER GIFTS?

 

I’m often asked why I give my characters unique gifts. For example, in Trial by Patience, Danny can see the past of anyone who has been abused. His adopted mother, Cheyenne, is occasionally given visions of the future and can take away the pain of anyone she touches.

 

 

The question is, why? Why would I do this to my characters? Why not stick to the script and have ‘normal’ characters?

 

 

First and foremost, these characters have been on my mind for years, and I feel they are written in the manner God gave them to me.

 

 

Now, let’s get personal.

 

 

My dad suffers from chronic bone and muscle illnesses that leave him in excruciating pain. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve prayed and asked God to take away his pain. I’ve asked God to give it to me. If someone must suffer, I would rather it be me because seeing him in so much pain day after day has come close to reaching unbearable proportions.

 

 

Cheyenne’s character started out only with the visions. As I continued writing, I knew she needed more. After everything she suffered, if anyone would be willing to take away the pain of others, it would be Cheyenne.

 

 

Danny’s gift of seeing the past helps him work with the traumatized kids at his therapy camp. Knowing what they have been through, Danny can find a way to give them hope. One of my favorite lines from Danny is this, “With God’s help, we give them the skills to survive their past while they learn how to build a future.”

 

 

To dig a little deeper, throughout the Bible, you’ll find stories of God’s miracles, prophets, and normal, everyday humans who are given the ability to do incredible things. Daniel and Joseph interpreted dreams. Through God, Moses’s staff was used to part the Red Sea.

 

 

I Corinthians 12: 7-11 (KJV) reads:

7: But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal.

8: For to one is given by the Spirit the word of wisdom; to another the word of knowledge by the same Spirit;

9: To another faith by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of healing by the same Spirit;

10: To another the working of miracles; to another prophecy; to another discerning of spirits; to another divers kinds of tongues; to another the interpretation of tongues:

11: But all these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally as he will.

 

 

My goal is to show God’s grace, power, and love. His gifts are not dead. While the characters in my novels do not have specific gifts as described in the Bible, they are used to give glory to God. God is still capable of miracles. He still gives gifts, and He is as powerful now as he ever was.

 

 

 

Book Blurb for Trial by Patience:

Danny Solomon owns and operates Break Away Acres, an equine therapy center for abused kids and teens. Phoenix Nichols is his new trail guide, but her history and her pain put her in need of Danny's help. After years of abuse, both Danny and Phoenix struggle to find their place. While Danny is happy with the world he's created at Break Away, Phoenix is ready to bolt at every shifting shadow. When her past drags her back, Danny will be left to pick up the pieces. Can he show Phoenix the way to God? Will Phoenix finally find a safe place to land?

 

 

Patti’s review of Trial by Patience:

This story takes place mainly on a therapeutic ranch for abused children, Break Away Acres, owned and operated by Danny Solomon. Danny has a history of severe abuse himself, which allows him to be highly sensitive to the feelings of others who have similar backgrounds. When Phoenix Nichols takes a job as a trail guide, Danny immediately perceives the depth of her troubled past.

The slow pace adds to the intensity of pain and emotional damage the characters struggle to overcome. The author paints a vivid picture of two people severely damaged by emotional and physical abuse and the long, hard journey they embark on to find peace. Trust-building is portrayed in a realistic manner as Danny battles against the defenses Phoenix has built to show her that he is a safe haven and God keeps His promises. The backdrop of Break Away Acres and Phoenix's interaction with the children adds a substantial dimension. The relationship between the characters is definitely a surprise development.

Trial by Patience carries the strong message that victims of abuse need love, compassion, and patience to step out of the shadows of their past and can find peace in trusting God to gain freedom from their fears.

I received a pre-publication copy of this book and recommend it to victims of abuse in any form to help with the healing of past hurts.

 

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DON’T FORGET TO LEAVE A COMMENT TO BE PLACED IN THE DRAWING TO WIN AN ECOPY OF TRIAL BY PATIENCE BETWEEN NOW AND TUESDAY AUGUST 27TH AT MIDNIGHT MDT.

BY LEAVING A COMMENT, YOU GRANT PERMISSION FOR YOUR EMAIL TO BE REVEALED TO THE AUTHOR IF YOU ARE THE WINNER TO FACILITATE RECEIPT OF YOUR BOOK.

 

 

Tabitha Bouldin is a student at Southern New Hampshire University, where she is currently pursuing her Bachelor's in Creative Writing. As a member of American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW), she works with critique groups and provides endorsements for other authors. Tabitha has been writing for over five years and recently self-published several works, which include: Trial by Courage, Trial by Faith, Macy's Dream, Christmas in Jingle Junction, and Wish Upon a Star. Later this year, Trial by Patience will join the team. Tabitha's genre of choice is Contemporary Christian Romance which she describes as: Adventure with heart.

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Comments

Tabitha Bouldin From Tennessee At 8/26/2019 11:56:59 AM

Bonnie, I would love to participate in your FB page sometime. Thank you for stopping by Patti's blog. Patti, thank you for having me. You are a wonderful hostess.

Bonnie Engstrom From AZ At 8/24/2019 7:06:35 PM

Wonderful interview, Patti, I'd love to read this book. But, I don't read on Kindle anymore. I would be interested in having Tabitha as a guest author on my FB author page. I hope she keeps up with the ACFW loop where I will be asking soon for more guest authors and giving available dates.

Reply by: Patti Shene

Thank you for stopping by, Bonnie. Tabitha would be an interesting guest. I will shoot her an email and tell her to keep an eye out for your call out for guests.

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WELCOME AUTHOR SUSAN ANNE MASON
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WHY WE WAIT
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WELCOME AUTHOR MISTY BELLER
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WELCOME AUTHOR ELIZABETH MADDREY
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WELCOME AUTHOR DONNA DOUGLAS
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WELCOME AUTHOR JO HUDDLESTON
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WELCOME AUTHOR LEE CARVER
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WELCOME AUTHOR VALERIE COMER
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WELCOME AUTHOR MARIAN MERRITT
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR AMBER STOCKTON
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR CONNIE ALMONY
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR JAMES CALLAN
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8/17/2019

A MODERN DAY MIRACLE
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR CONNIE PEASE
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8/17/2019

PRAYER CHANGES THINGS - PART SEVEN
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8/17/2019

AUTHOR GINA WELBORN RETURNS
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR SUSAN ANNE MASON
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8/17/2019

WHAT DOES ADVENT MEAN TO YOU?
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR PEG PHIFER
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR JANET K. BROWN
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8/17/2019

AUTHOR H. L. WEGLEY WRAPS UP PURE GENIUS SERIES
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8/17/2019

PRAYER CHANGES THINGS - PART SIX
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR BILL GARRISON
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8/17/2019

WHAT DO YOU MISS?
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR CAMILLE EIDE
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8/17/2019

PRAYER CHANGES THINGS - PART FIVE
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8/17/2019

DINOSAURS AND THE BIBLE
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR GINA WELBORN
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8/17/2019

POINT TO POINT TO POINT
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8/17/2019

PRAYER CHANGES THINGS - PART FOUR
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR ANE MULLIGAN
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8/17/2019

BY THE NUMBERS
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR ADA BROWNELL
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WELCOME AUTHOR JENNIFER SLATTERY
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8/17/2019

PRAYER CHANGES THINGS - PART THREE
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR REBECCA DeMARINO
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8/17/2019

SITTING IDLE
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8/17/2019

It's Hot Out Here! by CHERI SWALWELL
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8/17/2019

PRAYER CHANGES THINGS - PART TWO
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR CAROLE BROWN
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8/17/2019

WHY DO WE DO WHAT WE DO?
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8/17/2019

AUTHOR H. L. WEGLEY RETURNS
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8/17/2019

PRAYER CHANGES THINGS - PART ONE
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR AVA PENNINGTON
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8/17/2019

UNEXPECTED ACTS OF KINDNESS
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8/17/2019

REVIEW OF THREE NON-FICTION BOOKS
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8/17/2019

AN INTERVIEW WITH AUTHOR RENEE BLARE
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8/17/2019

SEVEN WAYS TO STRETCH SPIRITUALLY BY ADA BROWNELL
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8/17/2019

WHEN FINE IS NOT REALLY FINE
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8/17/2019

MOMMY MEMOIRS BY ANN VAN DE WATER
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8/17/2019

PLAY BALL!
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8/17/2019

JOE THE DREAMER BY AUTHOR A. B. BROWNELL
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8/17/2019

ON THE PINEAPPLE EXPRESS BY H. L. WEGLEY
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8/17/2019

THE THIEF BY STEPHANIE LANDSEM
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8/17/2019

HUMOR AT THE HOSPITAL
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8/17/2019

HEAR NO EVIL BY MARY HAMILTON
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8/17/2019

WHEN THE ROAD GETS LONG AND LONELY
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8/17/2019

INTRODUCING RYAN'S FATHER BY JUNE FOSTER
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8/17/2019

WHERE ARE YOU THE MOST VULNERABLE?
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8/17/2019

INTERVIEW WITH WRITER BROOKE COX
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8/17/2019

Patti's Porch Welcomes Author Rebecca Carey Lyles
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8/17/2019

Flying for Jesus by Lee Carver
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8/17/2019

Putting Out the Fleece by Paula Mowery
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8/17/2019

What We Can Learn From the Olympics
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8/17/2019

Hush, Little Baby by Deborah M. Piccurelli
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8/17/2019

Baby, It's Cold Outside!
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8/17/2019

A Matter of Perspective
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8/17/2019

Introducing The Pure Genius Series by H. L. Wegley
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8/17/2019

Monopoly!
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8/17/2019

welcome author Cheri Swalwell
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8/17/2019

What Did You Mean By That?
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8/17/2019

Wildlife Video
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8/17/2019

My Best Reads of 2013
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8/17/2019

The Dumbest Kid in School
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8/17/2019

Good-bye to 2013
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8/17/2019

Focusing on What Christmas Really Means
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8/17/2019

One Spectacular Christmas Display
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8/17/2019

Where are You Going This Advent Season?
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8/17/2019

Shared Experience
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8/17/2019

Facing the Monster
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8/17/2019

Review of Reign by Ginger Garrett
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8/17/2019

I'll Be Happy When...
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8/17/2019

Sing Praises - Whether You Can Sing or Not
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8/17/2019

I Can't Do This!
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8/17/2019

BREAKING THE RULES
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8/17/2019

WELCOME AUTHOR TINA PINSON
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8/17/2019

Vulnerability to Fear
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8/17/2019

Faith and Fear
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8/17/2019

Those Temporary Interruptions
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8/17/2019

Grand Prize Winner at Int'l Wildlife Film Festival
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8/17/2019

Starsongs Giveaway Contest
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8/17/2019

Taking Stock
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8/17/2019

Welcome Author Janet K Brown
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8/17/2019

Winter - Bah Humbug!
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Welcome Author Tanya Eavenson
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Welcome Author Margaret Brownley
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8/17/2019

Travel Writing = Nearly Shooting Peacocks
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8/17/2019

Water, Water Everywhere - or Maybe Not
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8/17/2019

The last Day of the Christmas Season
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8/17/2019

Accountability in the Extreme
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8/17/2019

The day after Christmas
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8/17/2019

It's Dec 22nd - And We're Still Here!
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8/17/2019

The Next Big Thing - Blog Hopping
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8/17/2019

Vanquishing the Christmas Blues by Linda Rondeau
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8/17/2019

Christmas Rayne by Joi Copeland
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8/17/2019

The Christmas Stalking by Lillian Duncan
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8/17/2019

News From Nashville & Beyond
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8/17/2019

Author Susan Sleeman offers great advice about wor
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8/17/2019

Welcome Home!
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8/17/2019

Confessions of a first book editor
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8/17/2019

Going Home
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8/17/2019

GPCWC in Restospect
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8/17/2019

Vacation in the Adirondacks of New York
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8/17/2019

I am pleased to welcome author Staci Stallings
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8/17/2019

Meet Award-Winning Journalist And Author Ada Brownell
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8/17/2019

An Interview with Author Eddie Jones
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8/17/2019

Nano Day 11 - um - day 1?
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8/17/2019