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The Retired Colonel

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Select ONE entry for each blank from the corresponding column of choices. Fill ALL BLANKS in the way that best completes the text.

Although crusty, the retired colonel broke the stereotypes of ex-military men:

toward his wife and

toward not only his grandchildren but also the other young scallywags of the neighborhood, he

surprise, then respect, affection, and unshakable loyalty from all who encountered him.