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[5:04:35 PM] Jacob Hoffman: btw do you wash sheets like clothes or what


[5:04:35 PM] Douglas Hoffman: hot wash


[5:04:49 PM] Douglas Hoffman: they don’t shrink, so why not use the hottest setting


[5:05:21 PM] Douglas Hoffman: first time washing your sheets, eh?


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