My mother and I were best friends. But there’s one thing we never talked about.

Little Orphan Annie killed Santa Claus when I was 7 years old. It was the same time my mother and I began to share a secret that lasted the rest of her life.

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2 Replies to “My mother and I were best friends. But there’s one thing we never talked about.

  1. For me, the hallmark of a good story is that I feel better, wiser, happier for having read it. Such a good story. Thank you.

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