Six ordinary opportunities for raising good kids
The scary part of parenting is that you never know when you're making an indelible impression on your kids, nor what lesson your child is taking from it. Looking back warmly on efforts to foster couth and culture in his children, a father might be prone to cast about for a word of appreciation.
Do you remember when we took you to the library every Saturday morning for those Classics for Young Readers sessions?"
"Yeah, I learned a lot. That's where I met Larry, and he taught me how to burp on command."