Monday, July 04, 2016

... and then he was nine

Today, this little one turned nine-years-old:


The intense feelings, I can't quite explain.  But if had to, it'd be some kind of cross between joy and longing, elation and melancholy. Predominantly, excitement and extreme gratitude for having him in our lives.


(With a heavy dash of wishing that all of 'em would stop growing up so darn fast.)