if only I could rock her…


If she was 15 months old, we’d be rocking our day away, in between medicine, fluids, and snuggles.

Remember when they are little and they feel so awful—but as soon as the meds kick in, they run around like crazy people.

And now when you’re 15, the best you can do is share the couch with your mom, and when the meds kick in? Instead of running around crazy, you talk and talk and talk. And watch High School Musical for the 3000th time. And wait for the next time you wake up shivering. And oh—worry about how much homework you have to catch up on.

Life was so much easier when we could just rock…

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s