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Confessions of a Cursing Librarian

By Roz Warren
By Roz Warren

"Of course, when I got a job in the junior room at my local public library, I had to put a lid on my stress-relieving swearing. Eileen, dropping a heavy reference book on her sandal-clad foot, can exclaim only 'Sugar!' Deb, tripping over an extension cord and falling flat on her face, is allowed to shout 'Dang!' Even when a hotheaded patron begins shouting and swearing and calling me nasty names, I’m not allowed to return fire."

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