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Everyone carries within himself an image of womanliness derived from his mother: it is this that determines whether, on the whole, ...
Feeling needy--mistaking vulnerability for weakness--doesn't fit in with our image of what being a mother is all about. If we are ...
Thou hast never in thy life
Showed thy dear mother any courtesy,
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The mother whose self-image is dependent on her children places on those children the responsibility for her own identity, and her ...
She isn't harassed. She's busy, and it's glamorous to be busy. Indeed, the image of the on- the-go working mother is very like the ...
In our minds lives the madonna image--the all-embracing, all- giving tranquil mother of a Raphael painting, one child at her breas ...
That myth--that image of the madonna-mother--has disabled us from knowing that, just as men are more than fathers, women are more ...
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters after her image, but far more beautifu ...
I remember the almost daily talks of my mother on the cruelty of slavery. I would say nothing to her, but I was thinking all the t ...
I had heard so much about how hard it was supposed to be that, when they were little, I thought it would be horrible when they got ...
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