Conversation with Maxi today while getting dressed:
"Mama, I don't
like you, I like Daddy, because Daddy has a new house."
listening as he goes on.
"No, Mama I like you too. I'm sorry that I get
mad at you and call you stupid. That makes you sad."
reassure him, that we all get angry sometimes, and that I know that he doesn't mean what he says, but that I still have to correct him, because I love him.
at me, and says, Mama, you get angry sometimes too, but you don't call me stupid."
I say, "Yes baby, because it is not nice to say mean things."
He gives me a big hug, and says "Mama
I'm sorry I called you stupid, I love you."