She is independent.
She is capable.
She can take on the world single-handedly.
She does not need him.
There needn’t be a second thought. Yet the confusion seems valid. She wants her children to have a better and secure future. And she knows this gets better with the presence of a father in their lives. It is only because of her children she compromises. While she can still fight back, she chooses to endure. Such, is a mother.