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  • Dave Lauer's story, It's Hard to be a Parent, brought back memories of my husband having to hold me down when our babies cried at night. At first I could only wait a few minutes to see if they would go back to sleep. If they wouldn't I'd go in to them. Then I'd learn to wait longer and after a week or two they'd be better sleepers. Hardest thing ever. But also worth the extra sleep the whole family eventually enjoyed.
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