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What My Mother Gave Me
Thirty-One Women on the Gifts That Mattered Most
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A collection of essays in which daughters remember their relationships with their mothers and the complicated bonds they shared with them, symbolized by gifts or memories of emotional encounters.
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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.
What's The Most Meaningful Gift Your Mom Gave You?