Growing we learned plenty of things observing and listening, mostly from our immediate family. Parents usually play the crucial role in teaching their children the most crucial lessons that help us develop as individuals and remain deeply rooted even when we’re adults and have a stack of experiences from different people. A Canadian writer, Erynn Brook, recently shared one of the most important lessons her mother taught her and stressed the importance of teaching other children the same thing. Scroll down below to read her story and don’t forget to tell us what you think.

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Meet Erynn Brook, a Canadian writer who writes about media, people, and culture

She recently shared an important lesson her mother taught her

After some comments, Erynn had some additional words