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Toddlers & Tiaras. Beauty or Abuse?

It is an Italian’s child right of passage to learn how to play the accordion at an early age. I wasn’t that good at it; however, I did enjoy practicing at home and torture my older siblings eardrums with my attempts at Twinkle Twinkle Little Star. Still, they applauded and encouraged, although today they tell me they plugged their ears with cotton.

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