Thursday, June 16, 2011

Things I don't understand

I've read that children need fathers in their lives, in part, because a father is more likely to rough-house with his children than the mother.

I've read that children need mothers, in part, because a mother is more likely to be caring and nurturing with her children than the father.

So why is it that my child views me as a jungle gym and gives me a fat lip while I'm putting him to sleep?