Our house phone rang at 3:24 am. The confusion turns to panic, then turns to aggravation when it's an unknown number and dead air.
I had really wanted to sleep in, but was restless since then.
The rain is falling. We have a part of our gutter that is bent and the water falls to the patio and creates a loud clapping sound. Yes, I am truly awake, now.
Boys are all asleep and I think how great life has become. It was hard a mere three years ago. The load has lightened, our moods are brighter. Our difficulties are different, but not worse.
Highlight the quiet, serene moments of life.
Even if they only last long enough to write one paragraph.
Pitter patter of little boy feet headed my way.