Last week, we asked readers if their patience was wearing thin for post-Independence Day fireworks or if they're among the folks who enjoy igniting fireworks during holiday times or the rest of the year.

Here are some of the responses.

If you want to weigh in, please send your letters of 150 words or less to letters@nwi.com, including your first and last name, city/town of residence and a phone number where we can contact you to verify the letters. Your phone number will not be published.

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