“I hope she doesn’t get bullied,” I confided to my husband on our daughter’s first day of school.
“I hope she doesn’t bully,” my husband replied.
The thought that my darling angel could bully another child had never once entered my head. And when I did think about it I dismissed it immediately.
I suspect I’m not alone because two years later, and after countless conversations with parents, I’ve heard many stories about children being bullied. But I’m struggling to think of even one time a parent told me that their child had bullied.
And I understand why; the idea that your child is…