The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof. —Richard David Bach

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The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof.

RICHARD DAVID BACH

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Anonymous DECEMBER 19, 2018
Respect is critical in all relationships...Teach, Live, and Learn Respect...

Anonymous DECEMBER 19, 2018
Respect is critical in any relationship ❤️❤️

Mark from Danville, IL DECEMBER 17, 2018
This is reality.

Anonymous DECEMBER 17, 2018
Ya’ll- we were the lucky ones! Family under our roof growing up AND family all over the world. Thank you Mama!

Khamis from Kenya AUGUST 5, 2017
Love this qoute


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