It was bittersweet to say the least.. I answered the phone and my baby was on the other end..."Hello Mama" My heart just sank... a huge knot swelled up in my throat and I could hardly speak. He sounded exhausted and rightly so..said that he just came off watch and they don't get but about five hours of sleep a night.. he said he was doing well...passing all of the tests and inspections with perfect scores... I heard his voice crack and then he started to cry under his breath...I then asked…Continue
Still waiting for the famous form letter to come.. needless to say, I am not a very patient person. I find myself speeding home just to get to the mailbox to see if it is there.... like if it is it would go away somehow.. silly, I know.
I realize that I am not the first, only or last mother to be in these shoes....still, it doesn't make the waiting any better.
I know that when it finally does come...it will be like Christmas! Just to know a little something...…Continue