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Impact of an Uncle

Author and sportswriter Mitch Albom's novel Five People Who You Meet In Heaven spoke about Albom's Uncle Eddie. When asked why his Uncle Eddie was so important to him, Albom responded:

He used to greet me with a punch to the arm. He called me "Buddy Boy," and he tousled my hair. When I got older, he would strike up a boxing pose and dare me to swing. Then he'd smile and turn it into a hug.
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