April 21st, 2008

china2004

How to raise a girl (or boy)

Yesterday on the way home from our favorite Chinese restaurant Warren asked me how I thought we should raise the baby. It was such a stunningly broad question that I was a bit at a loss as to how to answer. “Just do what comes naturally,” was my initial response. Warren pointed out that he doesn’t operate that way; he thinks absolutely everything through. So we got to discussing it, a discussion I expect will last for at least the next eighteen years.

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