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Like My Mother Always Said - Wise Words Witty Warnings and Odd Advice We Never Forget - cover

Like My Mother Always Said - Wise Words Witty Warnings and Odd Advice We Never Forget

Erin McHugh

Publisher: ABRAMS Image

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From the caring to the crazy, a collection of wit and wisdom from real-life moms.   Their words can bring love and laughter and make us feel warm and safe . . . or, occasionally, completely confused. Now, the author of Like My Father Always Said . . .has crowd-sourced quotable quotes from countless moms—and gathers them in this hilarious, heartwarming volume.  “Every woman should have a nice gay man looking after her.”  “You’re not hungry. Your mouth is bored.”  “You like what you’re wearing?”  “Have a drink, you’ll perk right up.”  “Don’t be impressed by a man’s car—he may be living in it.”   Covering a variety of subjects including “Questionable Wisdom,” “Unconditional Love,” and “Good Manners & Bad Behavior,” Like My Mother Always Said . . . is the perfect book for anyone whose mom never gave up on them.

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