But this? I don't even have to be proud of this one. We're not blood kin.
|That's my manfriend getting his degree. Isn't he sexy? My kids didn't recognize him because he took his glasses off. |
Seriously? That's all it takes to fool you? I'm cutting my hair or something so I can hide.
It took two and a half years, all of our savings, and all of my patience and understanding. There were times when the kids and I went days without seeing him as he rotated between his (unpaid) internship, classes, part-time job, side jobs, and his position as a volunteer firefighter.
There were times when I was so frustrated and angry with him for being gone, and felt like we couldn't go another day.
|He's the one with the glasses. He apparently didn't get the memo about wearing his helmet.|
|So proud of that man.|
But now we can see the light at the end of the tunnel. And, boy, is it bright.