I won’t be disappointed

My son shared his concern that he wouldn’t make a good decision about something and I’d be disappointed in him.
I stopped him and told him I will never be disappointed in him because that’s like expecting him to never make mistakes or somehow make the decisions I’d make.
If he makes a decision that goes poorly, then it’s a teachable moment. An opportunity to give himself grace instead of disappointment.
father comforting son
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