I will never figure out women. And I'm one of them!
Working with adult women is the most challenging and difficult part of my job:
so many personalities, so many opinions, so many women.
And I see it even in preschool with the boys and girls.
Boys have a conflict, they punch or hit, fuss at each other and in a few minutes it's all over. They are once again buddies.
Girls have a conflict - they tend to pair up. This group vs. that group. They tattle. And they say unkind things to each other. Even in preschool.
Sometimes grown women act like preschool girls.
Women should encourage one another. Women should be kind and thoughtful, ambitious and persistent. We should hold each other up. We should be helpful and inspiring.
Competition is fine but not at the expense of someone else's esteem.
I want to put on my Dr. Phil hat and say, "How's that working for ya?"
So I took the afternoon off. I called a substitute. Yes, another WOMAN. She was free and willing so I left at noon.
WWWWEEEEEEE! I have the afternoon off!
For my finale, I found this on the web: