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In Inside Out, 11-year-old Riley moves from Minnesota to San Francisco, giving up her home, her friends, and her ice hockey team in the process. When the moving truck gets lost, she winds up in a sleeping
American southern cities are known for shady front porches, juicy barbecue and iced tea sweet enough to give you a toothache. But beneath that sleepy faￃﾧade, you’ll find a whole different story. Laid-back
"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons." 2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop: "It's evident the art of losing's not too hard to master, though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster." Suggested
How international experiences can open the mind to new ways of thinking There are plenty of things to be gained from going abroad: new friends, new experiences, new stories. But living in another country
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