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Roll Tide, Mommy! Nadia proving she really is Daddy’s little girl.

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I do not want this. Yuck. I do not want collard greens. I want chicken nuggets. Nadia’s summation of Thanksgiving dinner. Ut-uh. I only want bread. We are taking ourselves to McDonald’s. Simone’s summation of Thanksgiving dinner and leftovers.

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Mooooo! Nadia overheard saying this while she slept and had a vivid dream.

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The plane is making my tummy tickle. Simone’s description of one of her first plane rides.

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That’s the wrong answer. Simone’s response to Mommy’s decision to go straight home instead of stopping for ice cream.

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“Daddy, what’s this one?” Simone wanted to know about a song playing on the radio. “Love Will Keep Us Together,” Daddy replied. Simone turned to her sister. “Nadia, will love keep us together?” “No,” Nadia replied. A recent conversation in Daddy’s car.

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I hold up this world. Nadia’s affirmation as I read Jada Pinkett Smith’s, “Girls Hold Up This World,” to her.

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I Nadia. This is my sister, Simone. That’s daddy. Nadia introducing herself and family to a woman in the elevator.

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Rain, rain go away. It’s not listening. Simone trying her hand at being Mother Nature.

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