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This is Dance Competition (Part 2)

This is Pi Day #051.b

I kid. I joke. Dance moms make the dance world go round…

…but I do feel a little out of my element when I wander casually around any dance competition venue, hands in my pocket, thumbing my phone, maybe snapping some photos here and there. Meanwhile, other parents are lugging suitcases full of costumes and make-up in procession behind a hair-do’d up young lady in some elaborate costume, narrow, focussed eyes sizing up the room for any sign of weakness.

But we’re not going to retire on a ballet scholarship anytime soon, so I say just let the kid have fun