“I’m not sleeping. I saw everything. That guy did the thing before to the other guy.”
It’s easy to be so fixated on one specific victory that we miss all the other ones happening around us.
The best I can do is come storming back down the hallway mumbling about, “Freakin’ socks and this house.”
I pictured Ashton Kutcher running into her room and yelling, “We got you, Daddy! Ha! Your friend, God, set you up!”
I have a lot to do. I’m thinking about it now as I write this.
Being tired as a grown up is a sign that you matter. You’ve created a life where you’re needed.
The reality is that there are plenty of times when we, as adults, need to get away from the kids in order to steal a few sobering moments to ourselves.