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"It's been down to here," he gestured to his fourth shirt button.  "But a couple years ago I trimmed it short."  I stroked its current length, an inch or so, well-groomed and fragrant.  I gave it a tug and kissed his cheek.




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  1. I love the picture you put on this!! (two weeks in a row. I can't tell you how happy that makes me)

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  2. I love how you took this away from time to length! And I love you sharing your handwritten notes working through it: how creative! --G

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