Parents Are Flawed Human Beings. Or Are They? Posted by By Barb Meyers June 28, 2018Posted indads, Family, Mothers, parents, Uncategorized2 Comments “We did the best we could.” At the time I thought, yeah right. That was your best? Well, it wasn’t nearly good enough. Parents of their generation didn’t compliment their children because they didn’t want them to get a big head.