Your ease in managing and discussing various issues will encourage your kids to bring all kinds of issues home and will have a big impact on the confidence and ease your son and daughter will feel in speaking with you.
This doesn’t mean you have to change or hide your views, but that you communicate them gently and comprehensively.
I continued the conversation for an hour, and with the same result.
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adj attractive, when used to describe members of the opposite sex.
Very similar to “tidy.” A “fit bird” is a fine specimen of the fairer sex, and one described as “fit as a butcher’s dog” might be particularly nice.
Few believed anything terrible would happen to them (it was always ‘the other bloke’), and they masked their nervousness by sharing their hardships and fears with close chums.
Indeed, having interviewed many veterans over the years, the overwhelming impression was that they looked back on their service in the First World War with a mixture of nostalgia and affection, tinged with sadness at the loss of friends.
Above all else, the one emotion that helped them keep their sense of perspective and enabled them to endure the bad times was their uniquely British sense of humour, which appeared in even the grimmest situations, and it was the funny stories that they most often regaled us with.
Much of the humour was found in their widespread use of songs and slang.
It possibly derives from the, erm, position classically adopted by male homosexuals.