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I recently found a diary I had kept back when I was 16 years old.

It’s absolutely amazing. There are things in there that I was beating myself up about that I am still beating myself up about! And what does that accomplish? Exactly the same result that was accomplished more than 40 years ago — nothing, nada, zilch, bupkes. And there are struggles I go through now that I went through when I was still a new, young immigrant to…