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When I was a kid, my mom thought the world was a very dangerous place.ย  It wasnโ€™t just her, either โ€“ all parents seemed afflicted with this strange mania that made them believe around every dark corner, in any shadow lurked something unspeakable ready to snatch up wayward children that stumbled into its grasp. We were told the rules, over and over and over: Never take candy from strangers. Always come in before the streetlights ...
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