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  • my mother and my boyfriend are going to meet, for the first time, for christmas eve dinner.

    i told him it would be a fun night and that my mom was a good time.

    that last part came off wrong.

    the delete button is good...
    ...but a 'you might want to rethink that last sentence' button would be better.
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