Judie and Bill Schiffbauer of Lexington pose in 2009 in front of  what s left of the house in Kabul, Afghanistan, where they lived as  Peace Corps workers in the 1970s. A photo from that era shows a  beautiful stucco home with big picture windows and awnings. They  spent 14 years living in Afghanistan since the 1970s. Photo  provided
Judie and Bill Schiffbauer of Lexington pose in 2009 in front of what s left of the house in Kabul, Afghanistan, where they lived as Peace Corps workers in the 1970s. A photo from that era shows a beautiful stucco home with big picture windows and awnings. They spent 14 years living in Afghanistan since the 1970s. Photo provided Herald-Leader
Judie and Bill Schiffbauer of Lexington pose in 2009 in front of what s left of the house in Kabul, Afghanistan, where they lived as Peace Corps workers in the 1970s. A photo from that era shows a beautiful stucco home with big picture windows and awnings. They spent 14 years living in Afghanistan since the 1970s. Photo provided Herald-Leader

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.