“…nostalgia is important for reminding us of another time, when things were done differently; otherwise we accept our present state as completely normal. It reminds us that there may be something we’re missing. We can try to find the thread of traditions that tie us to our ancestors, that go far beyond the people we actually remember. We can pick up those dropped threads before they disappear completely. Nostalgia can also remind us that the path we’re on now is not inevitable, and it is still possible to change course.”

-Jeannie Marshall, Outside the Box

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