wipe the slate clean!

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Remove anything negative or any record of indebtedness or disfavor and begin anew.
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I decided to give him a second chance and wipe the slate clean.

Submitted by JP03 on January 14, 2015

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wipe the slate clean!Remove all past offenses, charges, arrests, felonies, misdemeanors, fallacies, traffic/criminal offenses, bad habit records, divorces bankruptcies etc.
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    Alex
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    Karen
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