When My Crazy Father Actually Lost His Mind

And what it took to get him the help he needed.

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    ... is unlikely to ever recover the lost spending ... at one of these long-term highs, father time won ... price you pay today is cheap, ...
    10/5/2015 - 3:58 pm | View Link
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    The man in the store thought I was crazy to give ... was just a tune I’d written for my father. ... time in the early 1980s because I lost my ...
    10/5/2015 - 3:20 pm | View Link
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    ... held circuits in the U.S. My father, (D3), has ... So much so that we lost one-third of our three ... on the product that bridges our crazy ...
    10/5/2015 - 11:58 am | View Link
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    If Usl was ever a mother, whatever, a father, he ... radio it meant that you were crazy, since of ... She lives right near here, but she gets ...
    10/4/2015 - 12:25 pm | View Link
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    10/2/2015 - 5:00 pm | View Link
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    09/27/2015 - 10:51 pm | View Link
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    09/19/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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