i don't want us to be those parents who never act romantic in front of their children. i want our kids to learn how to really love somebody because we led by example. so kiss me in the kitchen while i'm pouring cereal, cuddle with me on the couch during family movie night, and hold my hand while we grocery shop. let's show them what true love looks like, so when the find it for themselves, they'll never let it go.
Abuse Counselors say of the abusive client: When he looks at himself in the morning and sees his dirty face, he sets about washing the mirror. In other words, he becomes upset and accusatory when his partner exhibits the predictable effects of chronic mistreatment, and then he adds insult to injury by ridiculing her for feeling hurt by him. He even uses her emotional injuries as excuses to mistreat her further. If his verbal assaults cause her to lose interest in...