A friend recently told me about a day when her daughter, then in third grade, didn’t want to go to school because she was afraid.
Her mother listened to her daughter’s story, hugged her, and said, “I know, honey. Sometimes it takes courage to go to school.”
“What’s courage?” her daughter looked up with wide eyes.
After my friend explained, her daughter asked, “Well, how do I get it?”
“You eat ice cream for breakfast.” (more…)