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Steven Blair sits on a kitchen serving counter in his home in the Deerfield Estates addition south of I-40 and Choctaw Rd.Blair's wife, Ein is in a nearby room talking to concerned friends on the telephone Tuesday, May 11, 2010. .  A tornado Monday evening damaged or destroyed several homes in the neighborhood. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman