Working single moms say the guilt of leaving your kids in the evening to do something just for yourself is crushing.
Is there any end to the guilt a single parent feels?
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Single parents probably read the title of this article and think, “Ha! ” And in fairness, we realize that the challenges of caring for kids alone are innumerable.
Suddenly, in the midst of great conversation, he blurted out a stream of disjointed sentences. In Aaron's mind, a seemingly endless and awkward pause ensued before Natalia smiled and said, "Aaron, I know you are a single dad, I read your profile." I've heard this scene play out a few dozen times over.
Aaron, a single dad of two, wondered if an extra two would make three a crowd for his date, Natalia, a single woman with no kids. I'm a dad of two." Natalia recoiled a bit, mostly due to Aaron's instant change in behavior from clever and cavalier to uncomfortable.