10 [K]not’s to loving


  1. Listen without interruptions


  1. Speak without accusing [ever/always]


  1. Give without sparring


  1. Pray without [always] seeking


  1. Answer without argument [ever /always]


  1. Share without compromise


  1. Enjoy without complaint


  1. Trust without wavering


  1. Forgive without punishment [or having to first “get even”]


  1. Promise without forgetting [to keep it]


“FEAR is the activator of all of our faults”


FROM EWTN’S Father Wade Mendenz