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We were the daughters of the post-World War II American dream, the daughters of those idealized fifties sitcom families in which f ...
It was palpable, all that wanting: Mother wanting something more, Dad wanting something more, everyone wanting something more. Thi ...
That, of course, was the thing about the fifties with all their patina of familial bliss: A lot of the memories were not happy, no ...
Let's just call what happened in the eighties the reclamation of motherhood . . . by women I knew and loved, hard-driving women wi ...
You watched and you saw what happened and in the accumulation of episodes you saw the pattern: Daddy ruled the roost, called the s ...
It was a lot to carry out of a childhood--all those textured layers of thwarted dreams rumbling under the fifties patina--but a lo ...
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