Friday, October 05, 2007

What I Know

When a four-year-old is sick with what may or may not be thrush and all prescribed dosages have been met, with all offers of popsicles and yogurt exhausted, all that's left to do is to hold him while he cries and wish like anything that his pain was solely your own to contend with.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

There is nothing to make you feel helpless like a crying child. And it doesn't get any better! Mine called crying from college the other night, and I had the same feeling you just described.