If there ever can be such a thing as pure pleasure in parenting, preadolescence is it. The terrible twos are a fading memory. Your child now dresses and feeds himself—even takes a shower without nagging. You and your child have conversations where he expresses his thoughts and wishes. And best of all, he admires you!
“If I become pregnant before marriage, what would your reaction be?”
“Did you have sex before you were married?”
“How old will I be before I can kiss?”
“What qualities should the person I marry have?”