[And Every Night Before I Went To Bed, My Mother Would Stroke My Forehead, Pat The Dog Who Was Cuddled In The Crook Of My Knees, And Ask, ‘Rikki, What Are You Thankful For Today?' And Each Night I Would Have To Give That Question Some Thought And Find An Answer.]

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