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Elevator Speech

When I was seven years old, I lived in an apartment building with fifteen floors. I used to spend hours on the elevator, talking to whoever came in. I’d greet them and take the few minutes before their stop to learn their name and what they had done that day. Then I’d tell them whatever was on my mind, say goodbye, and see where the elevator summoned me next. Now, let’s just get the elephant out of the room and…