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  1. Aug 2020
  2. Aug 2019
    1. Writer André Aciman believes that people write memoirs because they want a second chance to create another version of their lives.
  3. Nov 2018
    1. the doctors, unthinkingly embracing the latest medical breakthrough, do not even demand a psychological test to determine the wisdom of bringing the gift of hearing to people who have managed for 65 years without it

      Meliora students, what do you think about this statement? Are there times "medical miracles" should NOT be used? Please give example(s).

    2. despite being deaf, she was the gossip editor of her high-school newspaper

      Meliora students, how do you think she achieved this?

    3. hearing has become the most burdensome of the senses. One only has to consider the number of ear plugs, sound-canceling devices, tranquilizers, and sleeping pills being purchased to attest to that.

      Meliora students, what do you think? Is your world inundated with noise? What actions do you take when you're surrounded by too much noise?

  4. Jul 2017
    1. The sentence that caught my attention was " to learn multiple languages".This is interesting to me because I like learn many languages, too. If you know many languages you can travel around the world and be a professional.