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Those letters are the height of stupidity.

IP,

Yes, yes they are! - And so, 2 years ago when buying the current hacienda and asked to provide a child/dependent care explanation letter, with my youngest child @ 24, I had no choice but to explain that my 12 year old blue heeler (Coca) was very well potty trained, thus requiring no additional day care expenses. They accepted the letter and I got a mortgage. He is 14 now and I have not spent anything - so seems like there is no perjury problem either :)

d(Coca)/dTarr
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