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Family benefits

“I’ll pay you as soon as possible. Really!” “That promise won’t elicit more ‘n a hollow laugh from my hollow tooth,” the goon said. I wondered about a graduate word like ‘elicit’ from such an uncouth mouth. “Look, if I … Continue reading

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