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    I feel guilty when I take my phone out on a walk, and tell myself that "it's really just a camera." Taking photos like this one,

    Early, early springtime in Manhattan: a walk in Battery Park

    I feel guilty when I take my phone out on a walk, and tell myself that "it's

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    Early, early springtime in Manhattan: a walk in Battery Park

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    I feel guilty when I take my phone out on a walk, and tell myself that "it's really just a camera." Taking photos like this one,

    Early, early springtime in Manhattan: a walk in Battery Park

    I feel guilty when I take my phone out on a walk, and tell myself that "it's

    Valerie Fletcher Eliot, born this day in 1926

    Today would be Valerie Fletcher Eliot’s 90th birthday. I’ve been thinking about the reserved girl whose schoolmates