British cyclist Beryl Burton with her daughter Denise in March 1963. Mother and daughter later raced together in the 1972 world championships. John Pratt/Getty Images hide caption

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Mini-Memoirs: 6-Word Stories To Honor Mom

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Carol Kirsch and her daughter, Rebecca Posamentier, visited StoryCorps in 2008. Posamentier visited again recently. StoryCorps hide caption

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Preserving The Motherhood Advice And Memories Of A Mom

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Editor Elizabeth Benedict received this embroidered, black wool scarf from her mother. It was the last gift she got from her mom before she died. Amy Ta/NPR hide caption

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What's The Most Meaningful Gift Your Mom Gave You?

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¡Mami! Four Latin Songs For Mother's Day

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Calling All 'Cool Aunts': It's Time To Get 'Savvy'

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Children Remember Their Mother's Influence

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Ayelet Waldman is an essayist, author, and mother of four. Stephanie Rausser hide caption

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Three Books For A More Honest View Of Mother

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Thank You: To All The Mothers Without Children

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Match The Mom To The NPR Personalities

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At My Place, Every Day Is Mother's Day

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Mother-Son Duo Makes Perfect Harmony

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Who's Your Grandma? These Days, Nobody Is

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For Mother's Day, a Tribute to 'Ma'

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Ellie Lyden: Mother to an Irish Village

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Eva Rutland: A Mother's Gift of Memory

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Mother's Day Turns 100

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Mother's Day a Painful Reminder for Some Moms

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