We’ve had quite a week around here. Inside our own little world the kids are working on moving rooms, giving each of them a bit more breathing space for when they need to get away for a while. I’m keeping up with Bear’s science fair project and T-man’s sinus infection, kicking my own bronchial infection and praying it’s gone for good, vet appointments and UPS deliveries and dog boarding. You know, the same old same old.
But it’s been far from a same old same old kind of week.
T-man and Bear have been extraordinarily aware during this entire election cycle. It started way back before the primaries, when we explained repeatedly that a candidate wasn’t “winning” the presidency because the polls had him or her ahead for a state’s primary. We discussed the two party system, the primaries, the Democratic and Republican tickets, the conventions…
Things got real in the fall.