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August 24, 2009

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Terrific picture and terrific poem. "Flo Doyle" is a great name, too.

Nice one, Mitch -- and like LO, I love the photo. Did you take it?

Yes, I remember your time as a night clerk at the Belden Stratford. There's now a pretty good restaurant there, Mon Ami Gabi (A Lettuce Entertain You). Remember Mel Markon's nearby? It's 8:44 a.m. in Chicago and already I'm getting hungry for a nice spinach and sour cream omelette, thank you very much.

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