Waiting For a Mentor: Take time to believe in a child
Most of us have been fortunate to grow up surrounded by many caring adults in addition to our parents.
Perhaps it was the older neighbor man who offered constant attention and patience as he puttered in his garage. Or, the piano teacher who challenged, pushed and prodded you to appreciate and play music.
Everyone remembers that one teacher who told bad jokes and puns but had a way of making school fun.