Their eyes are clear, straightforward, calm. They don’t squint at an imaginary bright light or look at their hands or look away. They like to pull you by the hand and show something you might like.  And guess what? You do.

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  1. I’m not sure you’re talking about children, but this as an apt a description of how children change your life as I’ve ever seen . . . whether or not that’s how it’s intended!

  2. You know, I wrote that last night because it just popped into my head. But you’re absolutely right. Children really, really do wake us up, don’t they?

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