Out of My Mind | Friends are blessings over the years

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

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When I was young, it seemed that all women 30 and older had the same hair styles. They went to the beauty parlor once a week and had their hair set. They never wore blue jeans. They seemed mature and seemed to “have all the answers.” In 1990, I traveled to Chattanooga, Tenn., with three women all about 10 years older than I was. I had four children from 1- to 4-years of age. They each had teenaged children. I truly thought they “had it all together” and “had all the answers.” Humbly, they each assured me they did not. But, I didn’t believe them.

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