• Glenn Wilson
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    (Updated with the link to the rest of the story! Oops.)
    A Typhoid Survivor's Tale.

    Pat Hall wrote: In 1970 I had just finished a master's degree in library and information science and was interviewing for jobs in Canada. My mother called and told me that she and my father were going to Mexico for two weeks. She asked, "Would you like to come with us?" I thanked her, explaining that I really couldn't go along because I was busy looking for a job. When she replied, "I'll pay for your trip," how could I resist?

    In a rush of enthusiasm, I did all kinds of research and planned our trip in detail. We would rent a car and travel all around Mexico. I had never been to Mexico before and had no idea what to expect.

    We flew into Mexico City and there the three of us were— enjoying all the delights and attractions of that fabulous city. I loved the colours, the music, the food, the weather, the art, the friendly people and, most of all, the Spanish language. ..

    Read more by Pat Hall at Lokkal: Another Time, Another Epidemic. More #PatHall. More #Lokkal.

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    Updated with the link to the rest of the story! Oops. Apologies to early readers on Monday.
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