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From A 5th Portion of Chicken Soup for the Soul

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The Seed Jar. Reprinted by permission of Dee Berry. ©1997 Dee Berry.

Mr. Gillespie. Reprinted by permission of Angela Sturgill. ©1997 Angela Sturgill.

Night Watch. Reprinted by permission of Roy Popkin. ©1964 Roy Popkin.

Turn Back. ©1992 Tom Clancy. Reprinted by agreement. Originally published in the Baltimore Sun Magazine. All rights reserved.

The Little Red Wagon. Reprinted by permission of Bonita L. Anticola. ©1997 Bonita L. Anticola.

John. Reprinted by permission of Terry O’Neal. ©1997 Terry O’Neal.

Does God Care About Lost Dogs? Reprinted by permission of Marion Bond West. ©1997 Marion Bond West.

Rufus. Reprinted by permission of Carmen Richardson Rutlen. ©1997 Carmen Richardson Rutlen.

One Wing and a Prayer and Scarecrow. Reprinted by permission of Penny Porter. ©1997 Penny Porter.

Nonny. Reprinted by permission of Eva Unga. ©1997 Eva Unga. Excerpted from Woman’s World Magazine.

The Light Was On, The Beloved, Karen, Do You Know Him? The Crooked Smile, Rodeo Joe, Soccer Balls and Violins and A Match Made in Heaven. Reprinted by permission of James C. Brown, M.D. ©1997 James C. Brown, M.D.

Best Friends Forever. Reprinted by permission of Louise Ladd. ©1997 Louise Ladd.

The Giving Trees. Reprinted by permission of Kathleen Dixon. ©1997 Kathleen Dixon.

An Elf’s Tale. Reprinted by permission of Tyree Dillingham. ©1997 Tyree Dillingham.

Ben and Virginia. Reprinted by permission of Gwyn Williams. ©1997 Gwyn Williams.

Don’t Hope, Friend . . . Decide! Reprinted by permission of Michael Hargrove. ©1997 Michael Hargrove.

Love That Lasts. Reprinted by permission of Annette Paxman Bowen. ©1997 Annette Paxman Bowen.

The Decade Diary: A Love Story. Reprinted by permission of Henry Matthew Ward. ©1997 Henry Matthew Ward.

A Gift-Wrapped Memory. Reprinted by permission of Dorothy DuNard. ©1979 Dorothy DuNard. First appeared in Unity Magazine.

A Tribute to Gramps. Reprinted by permission of Dana O’Connor and Melissa Levin. ©1997 Dana O’Connor and Melissa Levin.

The Canarsie Rose. Reprinted by permission of Mike Lipstock. ©1997 Mike Lipstock.

The Pitcher. Reprinted by permission of Beth Mullally. ©1993 Beth Mullally. First appeared in the Times Herald-Record, 1993.

Hall of Fame Dad. Reprinted by permission of Ben Fanton and the 1995 Reader’s Digest. ©1995 Ben Fanton.

The Puzzle. Reprinted by permission of Jerry Gale. ©1997 Jerry Gale.

My Dad’s Hands. Reprinted by permission of David Kettler. ©1997 David Kettler.

One Small Stone, Unforgotten, The Thing About Goldfish and The Funeral. Reprinted by permission of Marsha Arons. ©1997 Marsha Arons.

Sending Kids Off to School. Reprinted by permission of Susan Union. ©1997 Susan Union.

Let’s Go Bug Hunting More Often. Reprinted by permission of Barbara Chesser, Ph.D. ©1997 Barbara Chesser, Ph.D.

A Mother’s Day Review. Reprinted by permission of Paula (Bachleda) Koskey. ©1997 Paula (Bachleda) Koskey.

What I Want. Edgar Guest. Public Domain.

My Dad. Reprinted by permission of Brenda Gallardo. ©1997 Brenda Gallardo.

Father’s Day. Reprinted by permission of Sherry Miller. ©1997 Sherry Miller.

A Lesson from My Son. Reprinted by permission of Kathleen Beaulieu. ©1997 Kathleen Beaulieu.

Blessed Are the Pure in Heart. Reprinted by permission of Gwen Belson Taylor. ©1997 Gwen Belson Taylor.

Slender Thread. Reprinted by permission of Karen Cogan. ©1997 Karen Cogan.

Neither Have I. Reprinted by permission of Rochelle M. Pennington. ©1997 Rochelle M. Pennington.

Drop Earrings. Reprinted by permission of Nancy Sullivan Geng. Published in Focus on the Family. ©1996 Nancy Sullivan Geng.

Thank You for Changing My Life. Reprinted by permission of Randy Loyd Mills. ©1997 Randy Loyd Mills.

When Children Learn. Reprinted by permission of David L. Weatherford. ©1996 David L. Weatherford.

Academic Excellence Begins with a ’51 Studebaker. Reprinted by permission of Terry A. Savoie. ©1996 Terry A. Savoie.

The Second Mile. Reprinted by permission of John F. Flanagan Jr. Published in The American Legion. ©1995 John F. Flanagan Jr.

Do You Disciple? Reprinted by permission of Christine Pisera Naman. ©1997 Christine Pisera Naman.

It’s a House . . . It’s a Cow . . . It’s Ms. Burk! Reprinted by permission of April Burk. ©1994 April Burk. First appeared in Mom’s Network News.

What Color Are You? Reprinted by permission of Melissa D. Strong Eastham. ©1997 Melissa D. Strong Eastham.

Tommy’s Shoes. Reprinted by permission of Samuel P. Clark. ©1993 Samuel P. Clark. First appeared in In My Shoes.

Broken Days. Reprinted by permission of Mary Beth Danielson. ©1997 Mary Beth Danielson.

Every Loss Is a Mini-Death. Reprinted by permission of Carol O’Connor. ©1997 Carol O’Connor.

Keeping the Connection. Reprinted by permission of Patricia Chasse. ©1997 Patricia Chasse.

Love Letters. Reprinted by permission of Kevin Lumsdon. ©1997 Kevin Lumsdon.

Crying’s Okay. Reprinted by permission of Kirk Hill. ©1997 Kirk Hill.

A Blanket for a Friend. Reprinted by permission of Shauna Dickey and Colleen Keefe. ©1997 Shauna Dickey and Colleen Keefe.

When No Words Seem Appropriate. Permission granted by Ann Landers and Creators Syndicate.

The Rose with No Thorns. Reprinted by permission of Eva Harding. ©1997 Eva Harding.

The Butterfly Gift. Reprinted by permission of Wayne Cotton. ©1997 Wayne Cotton.

Action Hero. Reprinted by permission of Rulon Openshaw. ©1997 Rulon Openshaw.

Who Was That Masked Man? Reprinted by permission of Robert R. Thomas. ©1997 Robert R. Thomas.

In a Cathedral of Fence Posts and Harleys. Reprinted by permission of Reverend Neil Parker. ©1997 Reverend Neil Parker. Reprinted from United Church Observer.

Department Store Angel. Reprinted by permission of Priscilla Stenger. ©1997 Priscilla Stenger.

“Hey Nurse . . . Thanks.” Used with permission from Jacqueline Zabresky, R.N.: Hey Nurse . . . Thanks, Nursing 93 23 (8):49, ©Spring house Corporation.

The Little Black Box. Reprinted by permission of Deborah Roberto McDonald. ©1997 Deborah Roberto McDonald.

Dinner Out. Reprinted by permission of Duke Raymond. ©1997 Duke Raymond.

Home vs. Visitors. Reprinted by permission of S. Turkaly. ©1997 S. Turkaly.

The Power of a Promise. Reprinted by permission of Dianne Demarcke. ©1997 Dianne Demarcke.

The Most Beautiful Flower. Reprinted by permission of Cheryl L. Costello-Forshey. ©1997 Cheryl L. Costello-Forshey.

No Excuses Good Enough, A Mother’s Search and A Father’s Calling. Reprinted by permission of Sharon Whitley. ©1997 Sharon Whitley.

The Miracle of Love. Reprinted by permission of Tim Jordan, M.D. ©1996 Tim Jordan, M.D.

Medically Impossible. Reprinted by permission of John M. Briley Jr., M.D. ©1997 John M. Briley Jr., M.D.

One Step at a Time. Reprinted by permission of Jerry Sullivan. ©1997 Jerry Sullivan.

The Purpose. Reprinted by permission of Diana Chapman. ©1997 Diana Chapman.

A Turning Point. Reprinted by permission of Adeline Perkins. ©1997 Adeline Perkins.

Puppy Love. Reprinted by permission of Mark Malott. ©1997 Mark Malott.

Giant in the Crowd. Reprinted by permission of Jack Schlatter. ©1997 Jack Schlatter.

The Best Time of My Life. Reprinted by permission of Joe Kemp. ©1997 Joe Kemp.

Josh and His Jag. Excerpted from Sower’s Seeds Aplenty by Fr. Brian Cavanaugh, TOR. Reprinted by permission of Josh. ©1997 Josh.

Grass. Reprinted by permission of John Doll. ©1997 John Doll.

A Good Heart to Lean On. Reprinted by permission of The Wall Street Journal.©1997. Dow Jones & Company, Inc. All rights reserved.

The Train Ride. Reprinted by permission of David Murcott. ©1997 David Murcott.

True Forgiveness. Reprinted by permission of Jerry Harpt. ©1997 Jerry Harpt.

Spelling Bee. Reprinted by permission of Honor Books. Excerpted from God’s Little Devotional Book for Students. ©1997 Honor Books.

Grandpa’s Little Girl. Reprinted by permission of Darlene Harrison. ©1997 Darlene Harrison.

Lessons You Learned. Reprinted by permission of Marlene Gerba. ©1982Marlene Gerba.

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