A man has to be strong, so I heard. A man should provide for his family, so she told me. A woman should be the head of the household, so we reverse the role. The women should be the one that stands by her man, so he told me. She’ll agree with his way, even though she doesn’t see eye to eye. Maintain the house, cook a good home meal, and make sure all their children know their place. That’s when the world was black and white. Now days, I see some women wear the pants better than a man would ever do. They’re the man and then reverse the role when it needs to be. A mother is less likely to walk away from her family. She understands the responsibilities her decision brought her. She would have sold her soul if that meant she could provide for her child. At the end of the day we all should take a bow and give our mothers the appreciation they need. She would have done it with or without your father. I guess I’m talking based on experiences. I would love to believe our bad experience in life should better the person we become. Don’t repeat the mistakes our folks made, we can only hope to do better than they did. A person with character learns from others mistakes; the ones that fall short just love the misery of life.
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