On Books & Life ~ Part Two

Nothing about parenting children prepares us for parenting adults. I did not want to accept that I’m no longer even a consultant unless my son asks for my opinion.  He’s an adult male, more successful & responsible than I’ve ever been.  It’s his life, not mine. Yes, I considered discussing this with him; however, he views my cautionary remarks as something an old female hunchback would say to preface a hex.  “Be safe“ translates as: “You’re a moron so be extra careful.” Or in this instance: “To avoid destruction via your penis, here are pointers on how I handle mine.“ It’s not as if I’ve never instructed him…