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Old 12-29-2008, 07:33 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by Doodyville10019
I personally didn't but my husband had PLENTY! First of all, his father is related to Pierre Berton (our Canadian SO friends know who he is) - he visited my father-in-law and his family on many occasions. My husband went (as a kid) to see him several times.
Berton was my all-time favorite historian and author; I wish I'd met him before his death a few years ago; what wonderful talks about Canadian history we could have had! (Ironically, I found out that he regularly had frequented a pub just a half hour away [in the next town], just days before his death!)
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