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Mother Murphy's Law

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A Brief Interview With Mother Murphy, Himself Q. How did you come up with the idea for Mother Murphy's Law?

Mother Murphy: I spend a lot of time with my children, and it seems that something is always going wrong. I used to think I was a klutzy daddy...then it dawned on me: 1. When I was a kid, everything my parents did was wrong.

2. Now that I'm a parent, everything I do is
Paperback, 108 pages
Published May 2nd 1986 by Meadowbrook (first published 1986)
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Jul 05, 2010 Sandra rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: new-mommy-books
Great book to give to a new mother, or as a Mother's Day gift to your own mother (along with a "I'm sorry" card).

Mother Murphy's Best Advice:
1) Hope for the best
2) Prepare for the worst
3) Love them no matter what.
The higher your expectations, the more disappointed you'll be. (p. 3).

Awesome read!
It was almost all truth -and it was extremely funny.
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