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1% caring: how every moment of our caring, or not caring, matters

“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” ― Mother Teresa I was angry with my child one night for taking over an hour to go to sleep. He’d been kicking me, I was overtired, feeling sick as well, and I reacted by getting up and leaving him crying, lecturing him that he needed to go to sleep. I instantly regretted it. He needed me and in a moment of weakness I’d forgotten what a sacred trust he puts in me each and every day to look after his welfare. I forgot to look at him with the eyes I regularly look at my aged care clients with. The thing was, that in that moment of not looking at him as my child, but as a concept (a sleep-stealer)

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