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Being the Oldest Comes With Its Own Set of Rules

As the eldest daughter in a Black family, I learned to be do you responsible for everyone else, at the expense of myself

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II often read online commentary about how the eldest daughter in a Black household is the most damaged. Whenever I encounter it, my first reaction is to chuckle, because I’ve seen it…

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