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POST: 'Shining City' - how flawed we are as humans

Soon, I watched Ian, a therapist and ex-priest, counsel John, an older, fumbling Dubliner. John tells Ian that he has lost his wife in a car accident and now is being haunted by her ghost. Though my family is from a different region in Ireland, the accents felt like old friends. I thought of how my aunts impersonate our relatives with Irish brogues, shouting Gaelic epithets and “Jesus, Mary, Joseph"s. My ears danced along with the non-American rhythms and repeated Irish slang and curses.

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