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Horror on the Homefront

Well, this has nothing to do with work, really…. I took a half-day yesterday to take my now-15 year old daughter out for her birthday. Our first stop was the dreaded DMV. That was an adventure in itself as there was a man up there ranting about his daughter being killed, and later his cousin, and then he went to prison and served 7 years of his 25 year sentence, but no one ants to hire him as a masseuse and it’s not fair because he doesn’t eat pork. But even worse…. My baby girl passed her tests and was given her learners permit.

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As we were pulling out of the DMV, waiting at a stoplight, a car carrier drove past carrying a load of squashed cars. My darling daughter immediately pipes up with, “Look, Mama! That’s what your car’s gonna look like soon! ”

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Do children not realize that this sort of comment does not instill confidence? Most terrifying day of my life. Lol