There’s a lot to tell. I’ve been a mother for a number of decades already and I have witnessed all the adjustments and emotional impact of those adjustments. It is a matter of acceptance and enjoying a parental life for the rest of my life. I am a good mother, at least I thought so until I went over issues of being one.
I answer the phone and hear my 23 year old daughter Elizabeth crying and blubbering in a language that only a woman who has survived raising a two year old herself can translate. ” Maddie just locked herself in the bathroom and by the time I realized how quiet she was there was water seeping [