I stand quietly

I have read this post on two blogs and feel it deserves to be reblogged again. As a parent my heart goes out to this loving mother and her beautiful child. All children are beautiful to their parents. This is a blog post that screams to be read.

Dirty, Naked & Happy

I stand quietly while you do somersaults on the bed as you aren’t being naughty, you are just trying to get your out of sync body under control.

I stand quietly by the toilet door every time you need to go, and come with you around the house, and sometimes even just across the room, because I know you can feel truly frightened when you are not near me.

I stand quietly at the supermarket checkout while everyone stares at you barking like a dog and blowing raspberries on my arms to cope with the buzzing lights.

I stand quietly while you tell the baffled shop owner that you are looking for shoes that feel hard like splintered wood because your skin can’t bear soft things.

I stand quietly when the attendant gives us scornful looks when I ask for the key to the disabled toilet because the hand dryer…

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3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Paul
    Mar 19, 2015 @ 12:11:58

    That is a heart wrenching story Willow. Thank you so much for sharing that with us.

    Reply

  2. giselzitrone
    Mar 19, 2015 @ 12:17:31

    Wünsche einen glücklichen Tag lieber Gruß Gislinde

    Reply

  3. morgaine620
    Mar 19, 2015 @ 16:42:36

    Thanks for this one

    Reply

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