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Hello? Hello?

July 15, 2009

princess-phoneI had recently graduated from high school. One day, while I was in the laundry room downstairs, it popped into my head that I hadn’t talked to Mr. Moberg, one of my favorite teachers, for perhaps a year. So I picked up the phone to call him but there was no dial tone.

“Hello?” I said.

“Phil?” a voice responded.

Yep, it was Mr. Moberg, calling me at the precise moment that I was calling him.

All these years later, the memory of that simultaneous phone call still makes me smile. It’s one of my all-time (more…)