Alice was up at 4:30 with a runny nose and slight fever. She sat with me for about an hour, waiting patiently for the Tylenol to kick in. We watched the sun rise together, Alice drinking water and playing with her sippy cups. She fell back to sleep, leaving me with another hour of stillness. Time to get some work done.
A surprisingly beautiful start to the day. Happy Friday everyone!
"But when she stepped off the train in New York, her plain little face looked beautiful for a moment, as if the future were opening before her and its glow were already upon her forehead, as if she were eager and proud and ready to meet it..."