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Tales from a mother: The Jewish wedding

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/tales_from_a_mother_the_jewish_wedding

Every time my son, Jonathan, left for school, for camp, for college, I felt a heartbreaking sense of loss. That’s because your main instinct as a mother is to keep your child as close to you as possible. But your main job as a mother is to prepare your kids to separate. It’s the cruel catch-22 of parenting.

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