A friend of mine recently seemed surprised when I told her that my husband is able to control his behaviour even when his bipolar symptoms take over. 626 more words
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“…whoever shall smite you on your right cheek, turn to him the other also.”
How irritating would it be if you slapped someone on the face and instead of flinching in pain or springing up a well of tears, they simply turned and pointed at the other cheek? 132 more words
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Children Learn What They Live
By Dorothy Law Nolte, Ph.D.
If children live with criticism, they learn to condemn.
If children live with hostility, they learn to fight.
I have anger issues. It’s not something new – though most people who know me are probably completely unaware of it. I cannot face conflict, or stress, without bottling it and bottling it, and only taking off the stopper when I get home and letting it all pour out onto my poor husband. 607 more words