“Mommy, what happened to my daddy, why don’t I have a dad like the other children?” asks Rachel who is four years old.
Mom freezes for a moment from the cooking she was doing and a rush of information from the past flows through her mind of the time her husband, her little girl’s father stepped out from their lives after an argument and chose to be free from the reins of family-hood.
…and begins to explain:
“Well, your father travels around the world a lot for work and one day, he will be back and bring you lots of dolls from all parts of the world.”
Off skips Rachel to her room, happy to continue to play.
Unlike other species that travel across the earth, only human beings are capable of lying.[Read more…] about Truth be told… Parents lying to the child