Our kids give us many things, usually shades of joy, usually unintentionally. One thing I truly believe every child has given her mother, given his father, is heartache. I thought I had the definitive, encyclopedic knowledge of parental heartache, but, sadly, you have opened my eyes to one more. I had no idea. I’m so sorry. If there is such a thing as an empathetic heartache, I have one.

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