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Beware The Ides Of March

3 years agoOdd : Thought Catalog

It was the Ides of March, ten years ago today. I don’t remember anything about school that day — don’t remember what I wore or what I ate or anything other than my English teacher repeatedly telling us to beware the Ides of March in that theatrical manner that embarrasses teenagers, makes them wish they [...]
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Beware the Ides of March

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