A Parent Is Born
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A Parent Is Born

‘Take a Break, Dad,’ Says My Mid-Life Crisis

I think my son is out working me. I suppose the next step is to take me out behind the shed and pull an Old Yeller.

By Shannon Carpenter

He just doesn’t stop. As sweat drips off my forehead, and I gasp for breath while sitting in my yard, my teenage son shovels away with a smile on his…



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