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My son and daughter tell me where they are in very different ways. I know where my son is because I hear him. I know where my daug ...
[T]he syndrome known as life is too diffuse to admit of palliation. For every symptom that is eased, another is made worse. The ho ...
The tension to mother the "right" way can leave a peculiar silence within mother daughter relationships--the silence of a mother's ...
Raising a daughter is an extremely political act in this culture. Mothers have been placed in a no-win situation with their daught ...
Suddenly, through birthing a daughter, a woman finds herself face to face not only with an infant, a little girl, a woman-to- be, ...
Listening to learn isn't about giving advice--at least not until asked--but about trying to understand exactly what someone means, ...
As long as fathers rule but do not nurture, as long as mothers nurture but do not rule, the conditions favoring the development of ...
Here lies each her parents' ruth,
Mary, the daughter of their youth:
...
has Nature shown
her household books to you, daughter-in-law,
that her sons never saw?
[My daughter] says she wants to marry a rich man, so she can have a Porsche. My rejoinder always is: Go out and get rich yourself, ...
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