A little girl was sent on an errand by her mother. She took much too long in coming back. Mother, therefore, demanded an explanation when she finally did return. The little girl explained that on her way she had met a friend who was crying because she had broken her doll.
“Oh,” said the mother, “then you stopped to help her fix her doll?”
“Oh, no.” replied the little girl. “I stopped to help her cry.”
Sometimes a good cry can make all the difference…