The Holy Trinity - The Master, The Pupil, and the Holy Ghost. Why can a mother not bond with a son, a mother with a daughter, or a father with a daughter? The orthodox gender based description I have never understood.
Truth is what is accepted without physical evidence. Fact is the way it truly is. At one point, the truth was the Earth is flat, but the facts have always been it is a sphere. Of the two, I prefer fact, though truth is required to find fact.
I will not teach my children to respect their elders. In this day, their elders are corrupt politicians, drug dealers, sexually repressed priests, crooked police, and people without virtue. They do not deserve respect.