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Day: May 2, 2019

May 2, 2019

Nothing but Neutral

We were at the dinner table and my 12 and 14 year-old daughters were snickering about something their dad did.  I joined in on what I thought was light-hearted fun: I said something negative about their dad.  The conversation and chuckling came to a screeching halt.  “What just happened?” I wondered as a chill crept up my spine. “Mom.  Don’t do that.”  My 14 year-old Anna said sternly.  I felt the sting and shame all within a second.  You may not believe it, but in the 7 ½ years since our divorce, this was the first time I said something
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