“Well Kate, it’s a good thing you’re not as ambitious as your husband.”
She didn’t intend to hurt me. The remark over coffee was more careless than vindictive.
This I know.
Referring to my full plate of kids, and full plate of life-
My friend was simply pointing out that it’s a good thing I am not trying to forge a career outside of the home since my high-reaching, aggressively pursuing husband is obviously ambitious enough for the both of us. (wink)
And I wanted to defend my station with every ounce of my exhausted, over-worked, under-appreciated being. (Click to read full post)