No Pressure.

We keep looking at Abigail and staring in awe as she develops into her own person.

 

But is she?

 

We laugh because when she is told “no” she will sigh and say, “Fine.” Just like me.

 

When she drops a toy or something she’ll hang her head, sigh and say, “Gah.”  Just like me.

 

When she’s doing something and things are going her way she’ll pause in  the middle of her activity and do a little dance. Just like her daddy.

 

When someone says something to her she isn’t happy with she’ll sarcastically say, “Ha ha. Fun-ny!” Just like her daddy.

 

This reminded me of the parenting advice I received when my son was small. At the time it scared me to death.

 

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