“But Mom! Those are mine! I bought them with my own money.”
I stood square toward my daughter and looked into her eyes. “Yes, and this is an opportunity to show generosity. Let her use them.”
“But what?” I spoke gently. “Tell me what’s more important—those paints, or loving your sister?”
Seems like a no-brainer kind of question, right? Then why is it so hard to act according to what we know?
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