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Too Much Information

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Do you ever learn something about your parents that you wish you could just un-learn? Well this happened to me yesterday.  I'm going to England, Ireland and Scotland this week and I was on the phone with my mum discussing the details of my trip, when she revealed to me that once, when she was in Ireland with a girlfriend, she played strip poker with a priest. STRIP POKER WITH A PRIEST! And then, as I'm barely masking my shock, she goes on to tell me how terrible she was at it! Mum! Close your ears Deb, your sacred more is defiling and degrading herself right in front of your very eyes! Of course, knowing my mum, I believe her when she tells me that nothing happened except the randy priest got to see her in her slip. Thank God. But it got me thinking, what other secrets do our parents have? And should they stay that way, secret, forever? I kind of think so...

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