To my future daughter,
Today, I am 18. I have no imminent plans to have kids, but I imagine there might come a day when you exist. I'm going to college soon, and though I've learned a lot, I've still got miles to go. Here are several things I wish I'd known earlier. Take them with a grain of salt. You'll discover your own lessons. But here are a few from me, in the meantime:
- Be kind -- to everyone, including those who don't treat you as well. Even if it seems like they don't deserve it, they probably need it the most.
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