"The great thing about getting older is that you don't lose all the other ages you've been." - Madeline L'Engle

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years

location

# words

Meditation -

 

 

  384

Introduction -

 

 

  394

Chapter 1 - Rooted

before 1949

Europe-Ohio

 4243

Chapter 2 - Grounded

to 1954

Whiting IN

 3208

Chapter 3 - Nurtured

to 1960

Whiting IN

 8634

Chapter 4 - Anchored

to 1963

Whiting IN

 8134

Chapter 5 - Fledged

to 1967

Whiting IN

12466

Chapter 6 - Enamored

to 1970

Whiting-Muncie

 6913

Chapter 7 - Dissipated

to 1971

Muncie IN

 5261

Chapter 8 - Revived

to 1972

Longview-Muncie

 5907

Chapter 9 - Launched

to 1973

Korea

 9104

Chapter 10 - Enraptured

to 1974

Korea

10345

Chapter 11 - Newly-wed

  1974

Korea

 6674

Chapter 12 - Relocated

to 1976

Longview WA

 8038

Chapter 13 - Commissioned

to 1977

Army Posts

 7775

Chapter 14 - Deployed

to 1980

Ft. Leonard Wood MO

 9183

Chapter 15 - Higher-educated

to 1983

Eugene OR

 8329

Chapter 16 - Exiled

  1984

Korea

 4506

Chapter 17 - Redeployed

to 1988

Ft. McCoy WI

10619

Chapter 18 - Derailed

to 1989

Ft. Baker CA

 7546

Chapter 19 - Restored

to 1992

Ft. Baker CA

10209

Chapter 20 - Nestled

to 1999

Mill Valley CA

16983

Chapter 21 - Redirected

to 2003

Mill Valley CA

12316

Chapter 22 - Ordained

to 2006

Mill Valley CA

14377

Chapter 23 - Actualized

to 2010

San Lorenzo CA

16345

Chapter 24 - Devastated

  2010

Rwanda

11021

Chapter 25 - Bereaved

to 2011

Hayward CA

12690

Chapter 26 - Reconstructed

to 2012

Hayward CA

12665

Chapter 27 - Re-wed

  2013

San Mateo CA

 7700

Chapter 28 - Retired

to 2015

San Mateo CA

12260

Chapter 29 - Sustained

to 2017

San Mateo CA

16798

Chapter 30 - Resolved

to 2019

San Mateo CA

25703

Conclusion -

 

 

215

 

 

TOTAL

306,808 words


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