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Beatle Mania

After taking a nine-week Life Stories class, my groups continue meeting for six monthly follow-ups to share stories they have newly written and to be motivated to go home and write some more. In one of last week's follow-up groups, Nancy brought a scrapbook of Grand Canyon vacation photos to go with a recently written story. She carried the scrapbook in a Beatles tote, prompting a classmate to mention that her family had gotten a new color TV shortly before that February night in 1964 when the Beatles were guests on "The Ed Sullivan Show." Deb remembered that she sat cross-legged on the floor directly in front of the TV as she got completely engrossed in The Beatles' live performance. Nancy