I don’t know if this is true across the world, but in the U.S. we are so conscious of “equality,” that our language is adapting. I’ve been wondering: Which came first: our lack of respect for others or the way we use words? How does one feed or reflect the other? Kids call adults by… Read More
I’m sorry? I’m sorry! I’m sorry.
Have you ever told your child, “Tell Johnnie you’re sorry you hit him,” and the child obeys and says to Johnny, “I’m sorry I hit you.” And it’s so obvious, she isn’t the least bit sorry and will do it again as soon as your back is turned. How did you know? The answer to… Read More