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Right now, I'm reading:
who shut professor titus fum? by o.matt

My favorite story of all time is:
the snows of killanamjaro by Ernest Hemingway

In bed I like to read:
i donot like read in bed.

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
AT friends's gathering.

If you were to throw up your hands in exasperation and yell "it's the story of my life," what would you be talking about?
the story I will never forget.

What six words would I tell my teen self if I could go back in time?
the school I went to,the food I ate and the clothes I wore.

The song that encapsulates the soundtrack of my life is?
any calipso song

If I could have one person read my writing on SMITH it would be?
I would be greafull,and ask her to read them to in loud voice although she doesn't speak english and she wants me to teacher her FRENCH.

o.matt’s Latest Memoir of 58

“he sent her e-mails no reply”

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