- A Twitter user has taken to the platform to state that children don't belong to their parents
- According to the lady identified as @neauxna, she stated that parents only have borrowed time with them
- The Twitter user advised parents to help kids become the best version of themselves
A Twitter user recently gave a lot of social media users some food for thought about parenting. The lady who goes under the Twitter handle, @neauxna, stated that parents need to understand that their kids don't belong to them.
According to her, rather than focus on living through their kids, parents should focus on helping them become the best version of themselves.
She wrote: "Your children don’t belong to you. You’re on borrowed time with them. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to build a better human being; not to build a mini version of you and all your deflated hopes and dreams. Help them become the best them not the best you."
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"Once your children become adults, the relationship becomes a choice and it takes work to maintain. You cannot treat your adult offspring like children. If you have detached the humanity from your children and view them only as your property, you will have dire consequences."
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Meanwhile, the joy of every parent is to eat the fruit of their labour and an Instagram comedian identified as Chief Obi has got his parents emotional and thankful after he surprised them with a brand new car for their 25th wedding anniversary.
Chief Obi took to his social media page to share a video of how he made the special day beautiful for his parents. In the video the young man posted, he revealed that his parents did not know he was in the country as he came in just for the occasion.
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