Every woman should teach their daughter this. Be self sufficient. Every woman should learn this. You don't need a man to take care of you. It's important to show your daughters and sons that women should support themselves not expect it from someone else.
He knows you feel powerless, but he sees the powerful woman in you. He knows you have the power to change things. Even if others have led you to believe this isn't true. Know I love you and I always will. no matter what happens.
Nursery rhymes that push for women's rights? Yes, please: "Mother Goose as a Suffragette" A booklet containing such gems as “Jack and Jill/ Have Equal will/ And equal strength and mind./ But when it comes to Equal Rights/ Poor Jill trails far behind.