100 Days Project

Amy: LIES we tell our kids

I will collect the lies we tell our kids, for their own good or otherwise.
Let's get philosophical.

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Day 30:

perfect

What I really mean is, a vast improvement. French pronunciation depends on your region, and just how much of a perfectionist you're asking.

In learning anything really, the idea of perfection can be very unhelpful - impossible, perhaps, and even if perfection is possible, it takes a long time, or a particular talent, and discourages the learner in the meantime.

But, all this logic and reason aside, the idea is ingrained. The word just slips out.