I don't remember that you spilled pulverized corn flakes all over the couch.
I acquire amnesia regarding the incessant begging for "just one more show."
I am blind to the fact that you drug more sticks and leaves into my car when you thought I didn't see you doing it.
I can't wait until tomorrow because I will laugh when you put chopsticks in your mouth and say, "Look....I'm a walrus," fifty times.
I have a hard time recollecting why it was a problem that you wanted to wear your ratty and unraveling Aurora dress to the grocery store.
I look forward to reading you Lion King--the longest book the library has to offer--because you love it.
I wonder how you will amaze me tomorrow with some crystal clear memory of something that happened to you a year ago.
I miss hearing the sound-track from Tangled, that has become the sound-track of our life.
I pick up one thousand pieces of cut up paper from around your craft table and smile, knowing I'll
I find two more hidden clips that you've buried in my hair.
I make sure that your green scissors are right where they are supposed to be so there is no panic in the morning if we can't find them.
I fold fifty pairs of Ariel and Dora underwear and make sure the Ariel ones are on top because they're your favorite.
I check on you in bed for the twentieth time and hold your little smooth hand and kiss it.
I feel lucky that I have the chance at a brand new day with you and the opportunity to love you a little more than I loved you today.
Love you Georgia---
Your Mama--who should make going to bed before midnight more of a habit. And who needed to write down all of the things I feel right before I go to bed after a hard day like today. All those 'hard things' seem to dissolve, and all I remember is how excited I am to see you in the morning every night.........at midnight.
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Thank you, Thank you!
Thank you, Thank you!