When I moved back home upon completing my masters degree, I began to worry that I was turning into my mother. We look alike, we dress alike (thanks to her seemingly endless supply of clothes-I-like-better-than-mine) and people mistake us for sisters all the time. It’s not that I don’t like my mom- she and my dad are both the youngest in their families so I usually tell people they’re “52 going on 25”–but still, distancing oneself from one’s parents is a rite of passage.
Lately, however, I realized it’s not my mom that I should be worried about. It’s my dad. (Click here to continue reading– it’s my latest for Metropolis– and check back tomorrow morning for the one-week countdown till my visit with Date #7!)
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