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22 Times Your Mom Saved The Day

Let's face it, your mom is a SUPERHERO.

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1. When you were a kid and she risked her life to make sure your closet was monster-free.

2. When she slaved over vats of soup for you during the great chickenpox plague of '96.

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She's always been your primary care physician.

3. When she went into stealth mode carrying you from the car to your bed without waking you up.

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4. When she put on a heroic smile after you gave her that macaroni necklace for Mother’s Day.

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5. When she rescued you from that awful slumber party at 2 a.m.

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Me: "Hey mom, can you pick me up?"

Mom: "NBD."

6. When she dipped into her 401K plan to buy you those front row NSYNC tickets.

7. When she bravely defended your honor at parent teacher conferences.

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8. When she momsplained the mysteries of bra shopping.

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Suddenly the alphabet took on a whole new meaning.

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9. When she gave up eight hours of sleep "helping” you with your science fair project.

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Let's be real, she did the whole thing.

10. When her purse doubled as a utility belt for fruit snacks and nail clippers.

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And batteries, Band-Aids... pretty much anything you could ever need or want.

11. When she prevented the onset of pneumonia by forcing you to wear a jacket.

12. When she became your personal alarm clock after you kept saying “just five more minutes."

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You were never late for first period.

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13. When she spared you from the embarrassment of buying your first tampons.

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14. When she lent you her Subaru Outback because you just needed to be free.

15. When she sacrificed her vagina to give you life.

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16. When she splurged on those glamour shots that you now use for #tbt.

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17. When she talked you down from your quarter-life crisis.

18. When she spared you from a ramen-only diet by offering to cook.

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19. When she bought your plane tickets home so you wouldn't spend the holidays alone.

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20. When she reorganized your apartment so you wouldn’t end up on an episode of Hoarders.

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21. When she preserved your childhood bedroom so you always had a place to crash.

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22. When she called after sensing that you were having a rough day.

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Mother's intuition strikes again.

Remember, your mom is a true hero. Don't forget to let her know.

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