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Learning to Be Alone

“If we don’t teach our children to be alone, they will only know how to be lonely.”Sherry Turkle is credited with saying this and I was magnificently struck by the profundity of it when I read it awhile back. I’ve given it lots of thought and the wisdom of it has settled in a comfortable and, I think, permanent place in my psyche.

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