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I am fooling only myself when I say my mother exists now only in the photograph on my bulletin board or in the outline of my hand ...
Because mothers and daughters can affirm and enjoy their commonalities more readily, they are more likely to see how they might ad ...
What the daughter does, the mother did.
What I would like to give my daughter is freedom. And this is something that must be given by example, not by exhortation. Freedom ...
So I begin to understand why my mother's radar is so sensitive to criticism. She still treads the well-worn ruts of her youth, whe ...
Having children can smooth the relationship, too. Mother and daughter are now equals. That is hard to imagine, even harder to acce ...
How deep is our desire to do better than our mothers--to bring daughters into adulthood strong and fierce yet loving and gentle, a ...
If I wanted a special doll, and I begged my mother for it, she would give me a speech about how I had three dolls at home and I di ...
Whether our relationship is strained or easy, hostile or amiable, we need [our mother] if only in memory or fantasy, to conjugate ...
Unlike the mother-son relationship, a daughter's relationship with her mother is something akin to bungee diving. She can stake he ...
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