The Perfect Family

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Looking into the worn photo album, Marie remembered good times. But seeing herself with her young family, she felt sad. They appeared ideal–hair groomed, clothes clean and everything a little too posed. Could this be what people thought seeing them from a distance or like this, in a picture?

Life is never like that, she thought. Our real life was never that perfect. The idea was difficult to swallow.

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