Personal Narrative: Can We Talk

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Imagine sitting leisurely in your living room. One hand holding a cup of your favorite drink and the other your favorite book. The tranquil setting in the room gets disrupted by light footsteps. Pulling the book away from your face, your child asks you one simple question, “Can we talk?”. You position your body for a serious conversation, placing the book and your drink on the coffee table. Before the conversation ever began, your child states, “I don’t think you are giving me enough. I feel like you don’t understand my needs because I am different from you.”
As a parent, you want to be able to provide everything for your child. However, it is not possible to provide it all, the closest method would be providing the foundation and letting