What Are You Thinking?

Anything she deems too sensitive, we must avoid. In her words, what’s the point in talking about something we can’t change? Accept the situation and move on. And yes, I may not know what it’s like to raise three kids on my own, but I won’t be raising mine like this. Not with their tails between their legs. And while it’s not entirely her fault, I still resent her for the part she plays. Of course, she’s much more lenient with Simi and Aisha, but the patterns remain the same. And isn’t all the advice a little too late, anyway? I mean, when I needed a parent to be patient with my curious ways, I was told to man up and not ask too many questions. So why make the effort now? I didn’t need him then, and I sure as hell don’t need you now.