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  1. Touch: Chapter 17

    Nadia returned to her empty home dejectedly. She slept poorly that night because of her racing thoughts.

    "Just wait until tomorrow, then everything will be resolved," one thought would go, but other thoughts immediately followed:

    "What if I've made a mistake? What if I'm just over-thinking it all? What if Andrei's intentions aren't at all what I thought they were, and he just wants to be my friend? 'Just friends' he might say. Just friends... but I don't
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    Updated Feb-27-2016 at 01:53 by Huilunsoittaja

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    Classical Music , Non-Classical Music , Personal , Literature , Other
  2. La Chronique du disque (September 2012)

    En français

    The rules will be kept simple: here’s what I found, here’s where I found it, here’s a couple of sentences about it and (possibly) some opinions.

    Not unlike Olympic Figure Skating, I will provide two sets of marks (letters A to D) on sound quality (SQ) and on overall impression (OI). These grades are entirely subjective, but here are some guidelines:

    • About “sound quality”: my point of reference is my iPod (160 GB iPod Classic) with standard
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    Updated Sep-25-2012 at 10:32 by itywltmt

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    Classical Music , Recorded Music
  3. Touch: Chapter 16

    Nadia left early in the morning to get to her own home and clean herself up. Tonight would be the last session of work, and then it would be done! 2 and a half months of work finally came to this.

    But with all honesty, whenever Nadia came back to her home every day, she felt something missing there. For a long time, Nadia was able to ignore this uneasiness in her own home, but now she realized what it was: Andrei wasn't there.

    The more time she spent at Andrei's the
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  4. Touch: Chapter 15

    Down the spiral staircase they went, gripping the walls and taking very slow steps. It was so black that Nadia's eyes were hurting. She was surprised there wasn't a lantern or something to be seen.

    Coming to the bottom, she said to Andrei, "Now I know how you feel a little. Are you alright?"

    "Yes I am, but I hope you are."

    "I am, but it was a bit frightening."

    "I'm sorry. Let's go then."
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  5. Once Upon the Internet – Mozart Concertos on MP3.COM

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    Mozart ...and Much More!

    This month’s Once Upon the Internet is a look at a trio of concertos by Mozart. Let’s begin with the last two…

    Toronto Symphony Principal chairs Frederick Rizner and Joaquin Valdepenas collaborated with the English Chjamber Orchestra on a Summit Records album of three Mozart concertos. I can’t remember iof MP3.Com provided the Valdepenas Clarinet concerto, but it did provide the pair of horn concertos I am proposing today.
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    Updated Sep-18-2012 at 10:33 by itywltmt

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    Classical Music , Recorded Music