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I Am a Mother of a Pre-teen Son

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    I Am Going to Pully My Hair Out Before He's 18

    I love my son with all my heart. He is why I get up in the morning, he is why I keep going every day. He is 12 1/2 years old! Some days I wonder where on earth my sweet, well manered child went. Other days he amazingly appears. The telephone is no longer mine, nor the computer...
    crazysoutherngrl74 crazysoutherngrl74 31-35, F May 30, 2008

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