ehowton (ehowton) wrote,

The Gentleman Father

I wonder what it feels like to look around, suddenly aware you're the only one yelling in a conversation; to wonder if those around you are judging your actions. Foolish? One can only hope. Otherwise, where's the motivation for change?

As a role model for my children, I endeavor to never let them hear me speak ill of another person, or denigrate myself by name-calling; certainly never losing my temper in front of them.

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