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May 2, 2014 12:00 AM

Jim Arkfeld: Yes, mothers are special to us all

We men are so unfortunate. We can’t be mothers. Oh, we try our best to overcome this inequity. In order to compensate, we try hard to be the hunters, protectors, builders and providers. It’s just not enough. While we go about these necessary tasks with dedication, strength and bravery, we simply fall short of the most important task in God’s creation: being a mother.

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