Out Loud

Motherhood embodies many surprises that shock your pre-maternal self. One of these things is actually having to say things out loud that should really be understood. They are universal truths–part of the social contract. And yet, quite recently I found myself telling my oldest son, “I really must insist that you have underwear on when playing the piano. But really nice arpeggios, nonetheless.”

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