Growing up is surreal.
For a year, my mother was also my high school English teacher.
Just a tiny bit STRESSED.
Let people with zero qualifications besides also being people guide your whole future within!
October 2014: Caressa and Sabrina
I spent my childhood wishing I could trade my folks in for a new set.
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