When I was a kid my mother always asked me why not leave your hair alone?, stop curling it with the iron, it is so pretty straight.
I didn’t listen. I thought she was crazy.
Now I’m asking my daughter why not wear your hair up?, wear braids, let’s get pretty barrettes.
She doesn’t listen. I think she thinks I’m crazy.
Her headband-that-doesn’t-really-act-as-a-headband is where we lock heads most of all.Print