I was walking home from town earlier and coming toward me were a mother and daughter, the little girl was maybe about 3ish. The little girl was walking down the edge of the road not on the path, and the woman was just asking her nicely to get onto the path. The little girl just kept saying "but mummy, im following this path!". And it was a busy main road too! I couldn't believe it, was totally
I watched one ueless waste of space mum on her mobile, pushing pram, while 2 year old ran to keep up behind as she crossed road (through traffic and not on crossing).. Mum was miles away (4 lane road) and I realised cars were coming! I meandered behind her through road because I knew cars would see me.
Mom gets to other side still talking before she turns around and shouts for girl to hurry up!
probably only a few seconds all in all but my heart was in my throat. I was so angry at myself for not screaming at her but it seemed pointless and woudl have probably scared kids.