Three Scenarios About Having It All: A Five Year Old Girl. A Gentleman Bachelor. A Father.


I interviewed Anne-Marie Slaughter about her Atlantic cover story a few days before it it the stands, and then watched as the article became a media sensation. The phrase “Having it all” lingered in my imagination. Here are three short true life scenarios that are variations on that theme:

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