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30 Emotions You Only Truly Understand If You're A Parent  

Mick Jacobs
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Parenting may not come with a manual, but it comes with certain feelings that every parent experiences at some point in time. From the dramatics of doing chores to the minefield of dinnertime, parents go through the gauntlet every waking hour, and definitely feel some type of way about it.

Collected here are some of the most common emotions parents endure, all for their pride and joy. The unpredictable nature of children means parents must face these situations on a regular basis, and you should take the time to appreciate those who do it all without losing their marbles.

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Leave Me Alone
Leave Me Alone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 30 Emotions You Only Truly Understand If You're A Parent
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Problematic Pride And Joy
Problematic Pride And Joy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 30 Emotions You Only Truly Understand If You're A Parent
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Clean That Plate, B*tch
Clean That Plate, B*tch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 30 Emotions You Only Truly Understand If You're A Parent
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You Become Accustomed To Dramatics
You Become Accustomed To Drama... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 30 Emotions You Only Truly Understand If You're A Parent
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