I never wanted you here. And then you arrived.
Before any outdoor adventures, you’re always the one who asks, “Did you put on sunscreen? What SPF are you wearing?”
I believe that sharing my son’s picture online makes him more safe and this is why.
1. Everyone, seriously everyone, is going to judge you.
You’ll thank her for it when you hear the horror stories of having an only child as a roommate.
Through the heartbreak, change, and devastation I have learned some key points that will help me along with several others on the healing journey.
Are there any seven words more terrifying than the dreaded “can you hold him for a second?”
When you’re about to get off the phone, say “Oh, one more thing!…” and then proceed to continue the conversation for another 5-45 minutes.
This is from someone who did get left behind at home all her life.
Or maybe it’s more like a breakup. The way missing her changes everything. The way you wonder, at odd moments throughout the day: what’s she doing now? The way you can’t really picture it — you don’t know enough.