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Ouch-'I think my mom and dad are fighting because of me'
Background: Charlotte Hardwick's Dear Judge (Kid's Letters to the Judge) is a fascinating collection of letters which children caught in divorces have written to family law judges. In the letter below, a young girl blames herself for her parents' divorce. Dear Judge, I think my mom and dad are fighting because of me. Could you put me in a new family so my mom and dad can be happy again? Sandy S.