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  •  :) "Awwwwwww, mom. Cut it out!" (4+ / 0-)

    Our young men do indeed struggle with the worries and undying concern and love of their mums, aunties and grandmothers, at least publicly.  But privately, I believe they treasure it, and store is as fuel under their wings.

    "A typical vice of American politics is the avoidance of saying anything real on real issues." Theodore Roosevelt.

    by StellaRay on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 08:08:06 PM PST

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    •  Mine are used to it (4+ / 0-)

      I forced love and hugs and kisses on them regularly from the time they were still in the cradle.  

      It's one of those consequences of losing your parents early in life.  When you have children, you rediscover that special kind of unconditional love you lost after the parents were gone.

      They still fight it a little, to preserve their manly images, haha.

      Democratic Leaders must be very clear they stand with the working class of our country. Democrats must hold the line in demanding that deficit reduction is done fairly -- not on the backs of the elderly, the sick, children and the poor.

      by Betty Pinson on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 09:13:41 PM PST

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