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Life with Father/Life with Mother

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Four hundred eighty Madison Avenue, New York, was the home of the Clarence Day family in the 1880s. The times were prosperous and the nation strong, in Clarence Day, Sr.'s view largely because he willed it thus. His prayers reflected this: they turned to shooting matches if God failed to act on schedule.

Father Day's presence dominates each scene just as it has since his s

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Dr.J.G.
Feb 05, 2016 Dr.J.G. rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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A neat, methodical man married to a woman who plays from heart, so that she is always hassled by his need of keeping accounts and he is always puzzled why she would not keep accounts, she welcomes unannounced relatives with open heart and joy while he is stressed about the disturbance they are certain to create in his routine, she wants to be left alone when ill and he wants to be petted an patted and massaged when he is ill and neither understands the need of the other in thi
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May 22, 2012 Carol rated it it was ok
This was a hard book to get through. I know that the times were different, but the way his mother was portaayed and how the father acted was very disturbing. I really do not think even in that time this was normal. Maybe I am wrong, but I think this was a very nuaual family.
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