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D is for Defiance

by Klynne Keyes from Autistic Musings about Stuff and Things. Defiance. I was “that child”. My behavior was called defiant, obstinate, naughty, contrary, difficult, spirited, lazy, overly emotional, giving attitude and unaffectionate. There was a whole shelf of books on my Mom’s bookshelf dedicated to my “defiant behaviors”…