[He [David Foster Wallace] Compares Raising Children To Raising Books, You Should Take Pride In The Work You Do Inside A Family And Not From How They Make Out In The World. "It's Good To Want A Child To Do Well, But It's Bad To Want That Glory To Reflect Back On You," Is What He Says.]

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