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Old 05-14-2020, 06:49 PM
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Taiwan has done well, so there have only been a few things curtailed. I am on a Dragon boat team, and for practice we’ll have anywhere between 8 to 20 people on a canoe together.
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March 13: our office has a regular Friday morning coffee. That was the last time.
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February 17 at my mother's funeral. (I had been telling her for years that her social life revolved around funerals so I think it counts.) I was crazy busy for the next month getting her house cleaned out and kept talking to my friends about all the things we were going to do when I was done. (I had just retired in mid-January.) The day after I took the last box of her belongings to Goodwill, the city issued stay at home orders.
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Sunday, March 15: it was Crappy Action Movie Night at my local sports bar, and all the regulars were there. Probably about a dozen of us. The sports bar was promoting its St. Patrick's Day party on March 17, but was forced to close on Monday, March 16.
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