I have to admit, at the time, I kind of agreed with her. I mean, I knew that teen moms were less likely to finish school, more likely to be poor, and that their kids disproportionately faced long term hardships.
In the end, however, Monica’s life wasn’t over. She had to grow up fast, to be sure. And she experienced challenges that I wasn’t going to encounter for almost 15 years. But last I