I overheard some young women talking about life as if it was an inconvenience or punishment. While that was a bit disappointing, I understood where it came from – youth and inexperience.
One of the women looked at me and asked me what I thought about her dilemma.
What came out of my mouth was surprising to say the least; I had imparted “mother wit.”
For as long as I can remember, I grew up looking towards women who experienced (and survived) life and could impart its lessons on me. I figured it could save me some time and spare me unnecessary heartache. Their wisdom was called “mother wit.”
And, it helped.
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