Last night, Very Daughter and Very Mary were perusing a giant box of memorabilia - letters, photos, awards, movie stubs, hospital wrist bands - all those moments that make up the fabric of their lives. Within the plastic walls of the Rubbermaid tote, Very Mary found a letter that she wrote to herself 15 years ago, as she was embarking on the unknown adventures of adulthood. She asked Very Mother to send it to her when she thought it might be needed. One year after moving across the country to Phoenix, the letter showed up in Very Mary's mailbox.
click to enlarge and read! Who knew that the teenaged-self had so much valuable advice to offer the 30-something-self?