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It's amazing how time flies. Here it is August already. I've been trying to bring order to my workspace which surrounds my computer and I can't believe how many papers I accumulate around that said workspace. No wonder I never finish cleaning. I always come across something that I laid aside because I started working on something else. This time it's a marriage document that I recently acquired from St. Patrick's Cathedral in Newburgh, New York. My husband's 3G Grandmoth