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We don't raise CHILDREN, we raise ADULTS!!!

BUMP if you think this is true!

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lashes325

Asked by lashes325 at 4:57 PM on Mar. 11, 2011 in General Parenting

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    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 4:59 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • Of coures it's true. It's not like they're going to turn into monkeys on their 18th birthday. Although that would make an interesting story.
    Imogine

    Answer by Imogine at 5:00 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • absolutely true. you can tell the ones who weren't raised that way. they have entitlement issues, cannot handle any rejection, expect to be indulged, etc.
    hibbingmom

    Answer by hibbingmom at 5:01 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • LOL @ Imogine That's funny as hell...BUMP
    Lucky209

    Answer by Lucky209 at 5:03 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • Thank you for posting this. You are right. More parents need to think that way...
    Ruthmom802

    Answer by Ruthmom802 at 5:52 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

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    piwife

    Answer by piwife at 10:10 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • I think a better way to put it would be to say "We're raising humans".
    makelineerror

    Answer by makelineerror at 10:23 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • Well you raise kids TO be adults, and allot of us know that even when they are "adults" They are still acting like kids.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 11:50 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • vbruno lol yes HUSBANDS are a prime example of that!
    lashes325

    Comment by lashes325 (original poster) at 11:54 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • I hope we are raising our children to be adults. If not, what's the other choice?
    Onmyown2727

    Answer by Onmyown2727 at 5:33 AM on Mar. 12, 2011

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