And often it is.
But sometimes it isn't.
Sometimes I am tired.
Sometimes I want a break. A long break.
Sometimes I get angry and need to take a time out myself.
Sometimes my words or perhaps my tone isn't kind and loving. It's funny how you can say, "Please go clean your room' using exactly those words, which are kind and polite words, but you can use those words in an angry impatient tone. Sigh.
We don't blog or facebook, tweet or instagram about those moments a lot though. Do we? I don't.
Some days I am reminded that it's okay to start over. I am reminded that even Biblical James struggled with this: