The "post this in your status if you love your kid" thing is grating on me.
1.I dislike it on principal. Do we really have to turn facebook statuses into email forwards? Really? Come on.
2. I get it. You love your child. But, do I have to be surrounded by "Before I knew you I loved you. Before I held you in my arms I adored you... blah blah blah"? I know people mean well. I know people love their children. But this syrupy cheesy statement makes me feel bad. It's like they are bragging that they have children in their arms. And I don't.
Then again, I'm taking crazy pills. So maybe I'm a little oversensitive.
I recently read a quote that gave me pause. It came from the stoic text The Meditations by Marcus Aurelius. One translation of the 167 AD text went: If th...
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