Teaching Our Daughter To Not Take Shit

Sometimes I watch my son spin on the floor, enraged because of a toy or some shit. I have the same feelings, I just repress them because I’m an adult. I guess that’s being a man. The heart remains a child.

Then I watch my daughter give in to him, and I wonder. How are we raising her? She just gives up the toy if he screams…

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Indrajit Samarajiva is a writer living in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sign up for my newsletter at www.indi.ca, and you can reach me at indi@indi.ca.

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