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Jul 12, 2005 - Birthday on the beach in Puerto López

"Sooner or later we all discover that the big moments in life are not the advertised ones, not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the great goals achieved. "The real milestones are less prepossessing. They come to the door of memory unannounced, stray dogs that amble in, sniff around a bit and simply never leave. Our lives are measured by these," Murdoc Niccals. Puerto López is a small fishing village with a low-key tourist industry. This time of the year tourism is active thanks to a pod of humpback whales that hangs...

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