Being a Daughter, Being a Mother

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westoftheloop
Content Creator Name: 
Emily Paster
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West of the Loop
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Heart
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Emily Paster writes about the terrible tension she feels between her own desire as a daughter to keep a vigil beside the bedside of her ill father and her children's need to return to their own home and routine.