A Parent Is Born
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A Parent Is Born

Lessons Learned From My Son’s Road Trip

This road trip, in the middle of a global pandemic, brought out my worst fears — and my worst tendencies.

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By Michele Turk

In the weeks before my son drove off with three friends on a cross-country journey from Connecticut to California, I pleaded with him to reconsider his destination, Los Angeles…

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

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