Dear Student, I owe it to you to answer this question. We teachers ask this question of you frequently enough. It’s often in a moment of frustration, “Why are you here?” (I’m sure you can hear the tone.) This question should not come out of frustration, but inquiry. You should…

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This morning, just before dawn, I transformed into a super hero. It was awesome. I did it in my underwear. I drew up the plans in my head the night before, and deftly set them in motion in the silence of the pre-dawn morning. …

Mark Leonard

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