…ever make my kids eat anything they didn’t like.
…make those same kids clean their rooms.
…like the music my folks liked.
…work a regular job instead of touring with my rock band.
…live in Missouri.
…eat mashed potatoes.
… “understand” my rural place.
…say I told you so.
If you have ever said you would never ever do something, you may have, by now, done those very things. That’s just the way life treats us. It took me awhile to figure out the more I swore I would never ever do something my elders did, the better the chance there was that I would probably do that very thing.
Maybe I was:
What has happen to me? I’ve become like those grownups that I said I would never be like and…I’m so glad.
What is your “I will never do or say” and you did?