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In graduate school I spent a year in Salamanca, Spain teaching English at the University of Salamanca, studying and working on my Masters thesis. When I returned to the States in 2000, I was in limbo. Most of my classmates had graduated that spring, but I had not been in the country to present my thesis and take the exam. I decided to live at my grandparents’ house, in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, until I could finish up and then look for a “real job.”
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