I was working from home last week when I heard that sound – the ball on glass: When no scream followed to signal someone had been wounded, I said a little prayer and bolted the door to my room. I had work to finish, let them clean their mess.
Gaby eventually came to my window begging for attention to explain what happened, I said I was working and we’ll all discuss that later.
During the extraordinary meeting a few hours later, I learnt they were playing on the veranda although I have begged that they play football out of the gate on the open field just nearby. We reviewed the situation, and this was the 6th time in just over a year they were shattering that glass. I wasn’t going to pay for it alone again.
We all agreed to contribute, each according to the heart; they all have their banks and I greatly encourage them to save. Alain has given 1500 frs, David and Gaby 500 frs each.
We then made peace as a family and I think they will learn the lesson for real this time around.
I am so grateful for all I am becoming, doing, learning and sharing.
Happy new week us all