chapter  4
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The Dilemma of Modern Parenthood

Most of us were for throwing up our hands at this point and abandoning Benny to his fate. But in the town was a plain country doctor of unusual understanding. "Mrs. Squires is not a painter," he observed, "but she is eating her heart out for a job commensurate with her powers. Benny is paying the price of his mother's frustration."