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Can I Feel the Wind on My Face, Mommy?

How our daily commute sheds light on the metaphors of wind

A young boy pokes his head out of a car window.
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“If the wind brushes against you, do not complain; it brushes against everyone.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

“Can I feel the wind on my face for a minute, mommy?” My sweet, 5-year old asks every morning — on our half-hour commute.




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