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You shared with me A bit of wisdom I couldn’t see Still far too young But you were right I’ve come to learn I’d nod, polite But not discern Far too shielded By my sugar coat My mother sealed it Each time she spoke Nursing innocence I felt secure Within the fences Of all things pure

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Date: 9/23/2021 3:10:00 PM
It took me a lot of years to finally realize just how wise my parents really were. Now all I have is memories and tears. Be well young lady. Enjoyed reading this heartfelt write.
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Date: 9/18/2021 11:32:00 AM
Some parents do try to "protect" their children from reality whereas others "toughen" them up! Lucky you!
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