Yes, Dear Daughter, You Are Overweight!
My second daughter is overweight. She is not obese nor is she the type of child that people stare at in the street, unable to hide their disgust! She is very tall for a nine-year-old and she is beautiful—striking, even. Most important, she is a very considerate, loving child with a fantastic sense of humor and an infectious laugh. But, she is overweight. Now why does it seem like I have overridden all of her fantastic character traits with some singlular negative phrasing?
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