To Sophie on her 14th Birthday... 1
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To Sophie on her 14th Birthday…

Dear Sophia Rose, One year ago today, you woke up looking like you were headed to audition for a Monistat commercial.  I couldn’t tell you then what I can tell you today. Today, you are fourteen. Fourteen will be easier than thirteen. Thirteen is an unwelcoming number. It is the dawning of a new age. Gone are the days of angelic smelling armpits and the truth literally comes out about what really happens when you start you period. Nothing can …