We all know the old saying ‘Good friends better than pocket money’ which speaks to the value of real friends being absolutely priceless. Yes we have colleagues and associates, but then we have those ‘ride or die’, bonafide friends that if we call them crying that tou caught your man cheating on you, they would go cuss him out properly and then head over with a gallon of ice cream to sit around watching ‘Waiting to Exhale’ while calling him every nasty name in the book!
Dear parents, before you unleash your little hellions on the wider society, especially the poor teachers in the classroom (whether basic, primary or high school), here are a few things they wish you would seriously consider before turning them loose.
Recently I was on a bus and a lady was dealing with a child around age 7 that just would not listen to her. I bit my tongue and shook my head in exasperation because if I were that child’s parent, she definitely wouldn’t be acting up in public. But that’s the problem with kids these days, they don’t know how to act and it’s all the parents’ fault!