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My Child, I’m Not Here To Teach You…

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My Child, I’m Not Here To Teach You

I’m here to love you.

Love will teach you.

From the moment you came into being I have known that my all-consuming love would shelter you till the day I leave this planet, and even after that.

When it comes to being a parent, I don’t have all the answers, no one does… and anyway, the rules change daily. 

There are times when I don’t know if I am doing you right or wrong.

So on those days, when the fear is high, I simply let my love for you rise to the top and remind myself that loving another human, unconditionally, is the very best thing any of us can do.

I remind myself that if my love for you is always the answer, then I can’t go far wrong. 

My little one. My precious precious child. No matter what age, what day, what disaster, you are loved.

I exist to love you, to protect you, to hold your hand when you need my touch.

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I’m not here to teach you. I’m still learning myself.

I’m here to love you.

Love will teach you.

All by itself.

Donna Ashworth LPIO 2020

Parenting/motherhood/child/parental love

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