Quotation by Joan Sheingold Ditzion

Part of the pain in leaving our children to go to work is that we miss them, wish we could be with them. We also hate to turn them over to someone who is not identical to us, who will do things, at best, differently—at worst, in ways we don't believe are good for children. We are up against this whenever we share the care of our children with others—even grandparents or trusted and loved ones.
Joan Sheingold Ditzion (20th century), Dennie, and Palmer Wolf. Ourselves and Our Children, by Boston Women's Health Book Collective, ch. 2 (1978).
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