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    Back to School Style for Grown-Ups

    The hot hot summer has begun to cool and soon it’s time for back to school. Since I’m not a teacher and no longer a student, and since my son is still in diapers, I can think about the first day of school without panic. (Though I do still have that recurring dream about not knowing where any of my classes are…) ¬†Memories of the first day of school are heavy with nostalgia for me and, I imagine, for many of you. ¬†I was a nerd kid, and I used to lay out all of my school supplies on the carpet just to look at them in the weeks before…