• A letter to. my sister, who shut me out for no reason

    5 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    The letter you always wanted to write Growing up, you were always the sister I looked up to. You taught me kindness and forgiveness, curiosity and the right to question everything. You were my closest big sister, a surrogate mother of sorts. We all escaped the trauma of our childhood as soon as we could and, even though we moved to different countries for a time, I relished our frequent phone calls that comfortably rambled on for hours. When you married and had your first child, I was the first one you showed the ultrasound to. I was the first of our family to hold my tiny niece, the one...
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