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During my first year of college at Notre Dame, I became good friends with some of the other freshman girls who lived in my dorm. Despite some differences, the 10 of us remained friends throughout our years at school and long after. We still keep in touch regularly; and, every year, we do a Secret Santa gift exchange for Christmas.

This year, as in previous ones, I tried to find a gift for my randomly-chosen friend that’s interesting, unique and Dutch. (Since all of the others live in the U.S., I hope that coming from the Netherlands makes the gift pretty unique already.) I headed out to shop today, and I ended up browsing the stalls at the floating flower market on the Singel (the Bloemenmarkt).


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