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Seventeen. Says love you Mom nightly.

by annlouise11 on April 16, 2011   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Our son never leaves the house or goes to bed without say "I love you" even if he's mad at us or us at him. He says he never wants the last words from him to us to be anything but I love you. It's been like that for him for years. Seventeen. Wow.


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