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Are Mommies suppose to have the patience of a saint?

How many wives out there have hubbies that believe this? My hubby always freaks out when I am losing my patience (which actually takes a WHOLE lot). He say's "what's wrong with you.....why are you being so impatient?" Drives me crazy!! (I do love my hubby.....just venting!)


Asked by HomeBoundMama at 4:01 PM on Jul. 14, 2008 in Relationships

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  • I think Mommies are supposed to do absolutely everything in their power to keep their children safe, healthy and happy.As far as "the patience of a saint", I think mommies should just pray for the strength they need to do their wonderful and taxing jobs and pray they are forgiven for falling short of the patience of a

    Answer by callico at 1:14 AM on Jul. 15, 2008

  • No! You are not required to have saintly patience as a mommy...We are only human.

    Answer by comfycouch at 4:13 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • Ha! Who has that kind of patience??? I'd sure like to know.

    Answer by feesharose at 5:39 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • It'd be nice to have super human amounts anyway huh?

    Answer by Destiny13 at 5:41 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • hell no I have very little patience, I use most of it up on my daughter and my DH can be so SLOW it drives me nuts I can bite my tongue for the most part. Sometimes I just spit it out of course my DH is a horrible procrastinator to boot.

    Answer by TheEyesDesire at 1:02 AM on Jul. 15, 2008