One of the first complete sentences my daughter learned to formulate as a toddler was, “Me do it by mine elf!” I applauded Erin’s desire to be self-sufficient, except when her desire to be independent outweighed her ability to manage on her own.
Excerpted from Every Woman’s Battle: Discovering God’s Plan for Sexual and Emotional Fulfillment by Shannon Ethridge. Copyright 2003. All Rights Reserved. Published by WaterBrook Press, Colorado Springs, CO 80921. Used by Permission. Not to be copied without Publisher’s prior written approval.