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My Daughter Used My Words Against Me

Be careful what you say

Photo by saeed karimi on Unsplash

I raised my children with the idea that my household was a monarchy. There was a king, a queen, and our three children. It was a benevolent monarchy, but a monarchy nonetheless.

We weren’t as old school as my parents. I was very familiar with:




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Vuyo Ngcakani

Vuyo Ngcakani

writer, husband for 26 years, father of 3, grandfather of 2

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