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We Said It

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Adoption / Foster Care / In Transition

I wondered when and how it would happen. I tried to figure out who would say it first, and if he did, if I could say it back and mean it, and if I did, if it would put too much pressure on him. In the end, it was as natural as would be expected in a relationship that has just seem to fit from the beginning. Monday, E and I celebrated 2 months living […]

After Angry

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Adoption / Foster Care / In Transition

And later, after a too-long argument about why I’m not actually treating the cat “special” by laying down the law that E cannot yell at the cat (“oh, but he’s allowed to scratch me?!?”), he opened his door for something and I asked him for his laundry, since I had a feeling he’s low on school clothes. He brought his clothes out, face all blotchy and eyes still teary. I just grabbed him in a hug, […]