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March 29, 2018


Thank you for the good piece. I, too, remember his post-season heroics in 1973 -- especially against the Cincinnati Reds. I believe he homered 5wice in one game and made a great catch. Later, he advertised a clothing store for "big and tall" men. Rusty would pat his belly and identify it as "experience." -- DL

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I left it
on when I
left the house
for the pleasure
of coming back
ten hours later
to the greatness
of Teddy Wilson
"After You've Gone"
on the piano
in the corner
of the bedroom
as I enter
in the dark

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