Tuesday, February 08, 2005

Maybe Mom needs an Anger Management Class?

I realize that the State feeling that Former wife of domestic violence for 14 years would make a better mother--IS REALLY NOT most necessiarly the BEST parents. I do need to figure out a much better way to deal with my own Anger at some stressful points. Last night andrew said that sometimes when I am angry I scare him too.... Last night when I hit my limit I picked up a ballon and popped it to let it out....apparently this comes out as threatening--and for me that was not a big deal--just a release...I didn't do it around the kids but--my husband has a hard time when I do get angry--to me and given my own history popping a ballon is mild and not threatining.... so...... along with working still on my facial expressions--I need to still work on what is NORMAL for someone who is mad....

I guess--next time I need to pop a ballon I will go into a room alone and pop it and make ugly faces in the mirrior and then come out...? all I know is that for me I wish people would have popped ballons when they were mad....but, someone who has never seen real violence might not see things the way I do.

maybe an anger management class is called for?

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