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Moments with Matilda — #43. Kindness is always best.

Photo by FLOUFFY on Unsplash

“You want me to leave? What about that stinky mutt?”

Matilda rubs BoPeeps tummy and softly replies, “Millicent, I know BoPeep smells right now, but she’ll be fine. I’m worried about you, dear.”

“Me?”

“Yes, dear. You’re one of the kindest, gentlest, and most interesting women I know. We all depend on you and here you are…”

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Katie Michaelson

Katie Michaelson

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I’m a retired therapist who specialised in parenting. I write on the edge of verse and prose about plants and people and simple things.