post #41 of 70
6/23/09 at 2:30am
I was going to say patience even before I saw the other responses.
Love is great, but it's patience that lets love express itself appropriately and consistently.
Consistency is great, but it's patience that lets us continue to be consistent in the face of frustration.
Chocolate helps with patience, but the patience is the important part.
Patience is what keeps us both from screaming at our kids and from throwing up our hands and saying "fine, whatever you want."