Anonymous confession from a childfree woman: ‘I find your child tedious’

Thumbs up for this short post by “Anonymous” on the Guardian website, expressing something many of us childfree people feel:

I don’t dislike your daughter — like most well-behaved children, she can be charming. But to me she is a stranger whose language I cannot speak.

I care about you and your life, and I’m delighted you’re so happy being a mum, but there’s something I am never allowed to say: I find your child tedious. …

Read the whole thing.

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