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March 4, 2009
Continued from 3/3

I wish I had more than a microscope with which to further examine my find. How am I supposed to be a pre-teen forensic scientist without sufficient equipment? Where was my white lab coat? Then again, I tell myself, if Nancy Drew solved her crimes wearing nothing more than cuffed denims and wielding, at most, an oversized magnifying glass, so could I.

(Not to denigrate my microscope, however. That super-powered black beauty, in its sturdy metal box with the tight latch, and its accompany real glass slides, was even more treasured than this mystery bone.)

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