Dear Abby: Son’s bumbling behavior is sore point with mom
Published 01/05/2009, Duluth News Tribune
My son says I scold him so often it has given him a complex. He constantly loses things — coats, lunch boxes, expensive toys, games — and damages property such as computers, my furniture, etc. He doesn’t do it on purpose. It “just happens” (I think) because he is clumsy and heavy-handed, sort of a bull in a china shop.Word count: 556
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