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As a boy, I spent a good chunk of my summers on one of New Hampshire's many ponds.  Our family would rent a small cottage, and my two brothers and I would spend days outside doing what generations of Granite State children have done: fishing, swimming, hiking, catching frogs and crayfish, and pic

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