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The mother-daughter relationship can be complicated. Maybe you're best friends or maybe you don't get along as well as you'd like. Either way, moms and daughters can still have admiration for each other despite their differences. Iris sits down with some of our favorite duos, ages 6 to 89, to see what they appreciate the most about each other. 

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