In most households it’s the dads that play the heavy when their daughter begins to date. In our home, it’s me. How many other moms can say “I can kill a man with my bare hands,” and know she can actually do it.
Not that I ever would, but it’s an interesting little icebreaker when a new boyfriend is introduced. I have to be careful though how the subject is broached. The best way so far, has been to leave my trophies in plain view in the living room and just let the inevitable questions be raised.
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