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We met Jay last summer. He was vacationing with his family, and we struck up a conversation.

Like Jay and his people, we stay at the same place every summer. This year, we saw them almost the first day of vacation. Jay is a crusty guy with a northern accent and almost always wears a Navy hat. Hold that thought.

Dawn Reed writes a weekly column for HD Media. She can be contacted at preacherswife7@yahoo.com.

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