Posts Tagged ‘cracked’

The Things We Hold

May
2012
03

posted by on Friendship, Parenting, Self-improvement

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CRACK! My daughter stared, crestfallen, at her broken teacup.  Her friend was visiting, and she’d asked me to let them play with her porcelain tea set, so I took down from the high shelf in her room.  They had played wonderfully together until, in a moment of impulsivity, a tiny hand banged it against the […]

Cracked

Feb
2012
15

posted by on Parenting

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My daughter’s piggy bank broke today.  The pink ceramic one she got before she was born – a shower gift that matched her bedroom and had a few coins in it to start her savings.  It slipped out of her hands and cracked open, innards spilled out, unpainted enamel and copper and silver strewn across […]