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Corea, whose nickname evolved from an aunt who called him “Cheeky,” began to study the piano at age 4.CHICK COREA, VERSATILE PIANIST WHO MADE JAZZ ECLECTIC AND ELECTRIC, DIES AT 79MATT SCHUDELFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
My aunt is insisting that I wear a tuxedo, which, to me, is a very odd request.MISS MANNERS: DECLINING HELP FROM THE UNMASKEDJUDITH MARTIN, NICHOLAS MARTIN, JACOBINA MARTINFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When he was talking about his uncle Gus in the barbecue, his aunt Bunny falling down the steps, his mom with the shoe.JO KOY ON REPRESENTATION AND HOW THE MILITARY ‘CREATED A RACE’JOSHUA EFERIGHEFEBRUARY 5, 2021OZY
As StVil did as a child, Gabrielle leaves her family behind to live with her uncle, aunt and cousins.AUTHOR’S IMMIGRANT STORY INSPIRES DEBUT NOVEL FOR KIDSMARY QUATTLEBAUMFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Her aunt, a nurse in western New York, just had her first appointment canceled when her county ran out of doses.FOR YOUNGER GENERATION, SECURING VACCINE APPOINTMENTS FOR PARENTS CAN BE ‘FULL-TIME JOB’TRAVIS ANDREWSFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One is a 90th birthday party for her formidable great aunt Maude, which she is tasked with hosting.IN ‘THE CENTER OF EVERYTHING,’ A WOMAN WITH A BRAIN INJURY TRIES TO MAKE SENSE OF HER THOUGHTS — AND HER PASTELLEN AKINSJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Among the stricken were an aunt and uncle who had questioned if gathering was the right thing to do, along with a close family friend — but they still can’t say for sure where and when they all contracted the virus.‘I SAID GOODBYE TO MY SISTER THROUGH A COMPUTER SCREEN’HOLLY BAILEYJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It feels more like you’re going to visit your wealthy aunt at her mansion in the city.ESCAPE (SAFELY) TO BALTIMORE’S LUXURIOUS IVY HOTELKEVIN NAFFDECEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
It’s an experience Ahmed has gone through himself in recent months, having lost both an aunt and uncle to covid-19.RIZ AHMED KNOWS HIS WORTH. WITH THE GUT-WRENCHING ‘SOUND OF METAL,’ HE ENSURES YOU DO, TOO.SONIA RAODECEMBER 3, 2020WASHINGTON POST
My parents and I drive up to a small cottage set among tall trees belonging to my aunt and uncle.REMEMBRANCE OF THANKSGIVINGS PASTVALERIE BLAKENOVEMBER 27, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE

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