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Calvin Trillin on Parenting: Your Children Are Either the Center of Your Life or They're Not — the Rest Is Commentary
“There was no doubt about priorities. While our girls were growing up, she hated being separated from them; after a two-week trip to Asia, when they were about ten and thirteen, she decided that one week was her limit. 871 more words