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THE OLD MAN
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Benj Pasek & Justin Paul
Piano/Vocal
A Christmas Story
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2010 Benj Pasek & Justin Paul
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WARN [OLD MAN]: Silly? Youll see youll see! Ill have you know that in this mornings mail I received an
ofcial notice that I have made the Semi-Finals!! I just need to nish, get this in the mail by tomorrow, and I could be a winner.
MOTHER: Thats nice dear.
CUE [JEAN]: The depression days were the golden age of newspaper...
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