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For this discussion I decided to write about Joan Didion’s essay, “The Santa Ana. The author starts off by explaining that there is, “Something uneasy with Los Angeles air in the afternoon.” This immediately grabs my attention as I have been to may states and towns and don’t believe I have ever had the feeling of uneasiness or that something was wrong with the air in a given city. Even when in Buffalo the air does not feel any different other than it is cold. The cloud cover does not help either sometimes you can have some menacing looking gray clouds and no snow and other days you get hit with 12 feet of snow in a day or two. They continue to hold the reader’s attention with the vivid descriptions of the Santa Ana when he talks about trying

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