Date of publication: 2017-07-08 23:15
Update from the Greensburg, PA self-inquiry group :
We continue to meet every other week at our usual location with our several regulars. ~ Contact Vince: lep88 at verizon dot net .
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. Quinn Great stuff. This exercise shows up in Shrink & White, Stephen Kong's On Writing and others. I refer to this lesson often in all its iterations and it is always helpful. Thank you
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