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A tragic turn

Commentary
For several years of our married life, my wife and I had jobs working with very different age groups. Monday through Friday, she was providing child care in our home for the babies and toddlers of four different families. On the weekends, I was leading the youth ministry for a nearby church's junior and senior high school youth.

During the weekdays, we would see young parents interacting with their precious little one- and two-year-olds. On the weekends, we would observe older parents dealing with
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