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The Overachiever’s Daughter

21 Nov

My mother is an overachiever. It’s a fact I live with everyday. I know that if I invite a friend over for Friday night dinner, I can expect a three course meal, bespoke floral arrangements, a choice of desserts and possibly homemade bread rolls. Heck, my mother makes a feast most nights just for us.But it’s not just food. Oh no. Every job she’s ever had she’s pummelled into pieces in half the time it took the last guy to fill his new desk with Curly Wurlies.

She also knows the answer to every Jeopardy! question (Answer: My mother. Question: What is an overachiever?).

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