Parenthood is tragic - in no other relationship would anyone work so hard to push the ones that he or she loves so much to go so far away ... and we're so unprepared when we succeed ...How true it is. Parenthood is tragic.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Parenthood is tragic
A friend of mine, a very tough and strong looking man, is sending his little girl to boarding school. He sent an email to a close cycle of friends this morning telling us how he bawled my eyes out last night just thinking this will be the last week he will be driving his girl to school. Must be due to something in the air - it triggered a wave of replies and almost drove some moms and dads into tears. This little note from a mom struck a chord: