A Parent Is Born
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A Parent Is Born

I Was a Lost Boy, Too

It’s a scene from every parent’s worst nightmare.

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By Christian Curet

His name was Patrick and he was lost. And he wasn’t just lost, he was hopelessly, frantically lost and no one saw him. He was running around the Merry-Go-Round in Funland, just inside the Boardwalk at Rehoboth Beach, among the sweaty throngs of shore-dwellers who have long since left the sandy…




Because the moment a child is born, a parent is born, too.

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