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- n. a van used for moving home or office furniture
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I spotted the moving van in front of the Ruskins 'old house, turned and – first pow – there she was, my Elizabeth, walking with that titanium spine, so poised, even then, even as a seven year-old girl with Mary Janes and a friendship bracelet and too many freckles.
So Sean Riley went away, too, was gone in a fast three weeks, his family’s every possession loaded into a green-andyellow Mayflower moving van with a little ship painted on the side of it, sailing to a new land far away.