Two grey heads bend over an iPad at the corner table in Starbucks. It looked like one of the grey ladies was teaching the other how to use her device. The learner was intense and jittery – afraid she’d made a mistake. The teacher was calm and patient. The teacher sipped her coffee and waited while the learner struggled to make connections, remember, find her way. It made me miss the patient teaching of my mother, who never mentioned mistakes, only successes.
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