I have to say, BRAVO! I have been teaching this concept to every teenager I meet. I always encourage kids to get out of their parents house and define who they want to be. Until you live on your own you don't know who you truly are. You are only your "parents' children".
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Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a spot on piece.