Dad and I

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10 years ago today, I lost my Dad. That’s him with me back in 2001 in the top picture, and as a much younger man in 1966 in the bottom one. A handful of days [after 9/11](, cancer took him from us, and my view of the world was turned upside down again. And I couldn’t let the day pass without noting it (and I wrote about him earlier in the year, [on Father’s Day]( 
There’s a third “decade” anniversary to come in a few weeks. And it’s a much happier one…