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Tuesday, June 29, 2010
Here’s the thing about new beginnings: they’re not easy, no matter how brave you pretend to be. Take my first day of fifth grade, for example. There I was, gathering my ponytail in one hand while I picked up the scissors with the other, ready to chop off all my hair with one graceful snip. But as soon as I glanced at the photo on my dresser of Anna, I couldn’t help thinking about that day back in third grade when we walked into Sassy Salon. Arm-in-arm, wearing our Best Friends necklaces.