Monthly Archives: May, 2013

Protective Me

I was always feeling so protective of Mom. There were so many instances where she would endure human mistakes with, well, just a bit too much understanding. Full of the fires of youth, I often appointed myself her protective guardian, when in fact it was the other way around. One such time was when we …

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Midnight Movies with Mom

Last night I dropped M off at the movies with her friends. A gaggle of teens lingered around the front of the theater, all engaged in typical teen protocol- texting, sneaking glances at the eye-catching, and then back to more texting. The giggling and talking swirled skyward, in accelerated volume like a Saturday night tribal …

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