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Let Our Children Be The Coolness Of Our Eyes And Heal Our Grieving Heart
Back then, there was a saying that goes ‘it takes a village to raise a child’ .
Those days, the responsibility of raising a child was considered to be a joint effort for each and everyone that knew him.
This included his grand parents, teachers, extended family and society and community at large.
However, over time the concept of joint extended families slowly disappeared. The burden of rearing a child has fall solely onto the shoulders of both parents.
Raising a child in today’s millenial age is becoming very stressful. The difficulty increases manifold if a mother is parenting a child or children single handedly, in the absence of the father. Continue reading