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Why It Hurts To See Them Fly Away From Our Maternal Embrace

The delicate process of letting go and cutting the proverbial umbilical cord

Photo by Raul Angel on Unsplash

Last week I was helping my pre-teen pack for a week-long, Science camp trip from school. Five full days without my only child? That’s too much to bear.

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