Legend is sick tonight. He has been crying off and on. In the midst of his frustration, he cried, “This is all my fault!”
Me: What? What do you mean honey? It’s not your fault.
Legend: (crying)I should have been more careful about germs! I shouldn’t have kept putting my fingers in my mouth at school and licking my shoe!
Me: oh… well, yeah that was probably not a good idea. But even people who are super careful about germs still get sick. Don’t be too mad at yourself. Did you know your body is learning how to fight off your disease right now? Isn’t that cool?
Legend: It’s not really cool but I guess it kind of is…