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Renee-Lucie Benoit


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Life Before Air Conditioning

I live in the Central Valley of California and it’s been over 100 degrees for days now. Yesterday the high was 106. I went outside at 9 a.m. and it was already 90 degrees so when I came back from my errand I went inside and stayed there until 8 p.m. that night. Sometimes I feel like I’m living on Tatooine with Luke Skywalker and his aunt and uncle! Thankfully the high is only ...

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