A schoolmate of
We met again the following day and she asked again if
I decided to talk to Gem about what's happening. She said, "
I said, "So you don't like people who are whiners and complains a lot?" she said, "Yes". So I asked, "So, who are your other friends?", and she named them.
I told her, "It's still best to tell your friend what's happening. Tell her, I just want you to know that I don't like you whining and complaining anymore." She shrugged. I told her, "You need to do that, so she'll know, OK?", she nodded.
Our daughter, at 10, would choose to be on her own, more like my husband!,
But I admire her, at 10, she knows what she wants and she's
I hope that
We can choose our friends, and we can also keep them for as long as we make them understand our stand on life. Otherwise, we can always let go and be ourselves.