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Old 11-19-2007, 02:14 AM   #61
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Hi Scout! Not trying to hijack this post, but just to answer Scout's question. Yes, I'm a twin--identical. Three minutes apart; I'm the younger twin. Being the "younger" twin now that we're adults has better bragging rights than being the "older" twin! (hee hee hee) My sister was always the complacent, "non-dominant" twin that went along with everything; in fact, she was always too nice, and got walked on a lot through life. We're kind of on an even keel personality-wise these days so I guess maybe I'm no longer "the mean twin"?

What about you? Are you identical?
I'm "the mean twin".

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Old 11-19-2007, 10:21 AM   #62
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I realize for some people it is a cultural thing. All the baby girls I ever saw when we lived in Spain had their ears peirced when they were very young.

Personally, I don't understand it. It's not my body so I have no rights to do anything permanent to their bodies. But to each their own. Parents need to make decisions that they think are best for their children.
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Old 11-19-2007, 02:21 PM   #63
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Hi Cookworm

Yep I'm identical. we are only 1 minute apart due to a c-section. I'm the older one. I was the more aggressive twin, always more out-spoken. Though she would speak up if the situation arose (like if she saw me ever be threatened or my lil brother or sis.) I even got suspended from pres-school for punching a boy and splitting his lip because he hurt my twin. LOL. who gets suspended from pre-school? but hey I had to protect her. so i got label the mean twin very early on.

My parents always put the "older" twin responsibility on me. which was kinda dumb because I was only older bc I was on top during the c-section. If we were born naturally who knows who would have been older.
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