Wow, bluets, too much to quote-- Hugs, mama.
redveg-- that's a lot of time w/o power! Hope you don't lose food and that your power comes on soon.
Clay-- how's the littles? How's you?
Originally Posted by gun
Hi everyone. It was a craptastic week. The inspector found the basement was filled with mold in the baseboards and drywall, and a huge foundation problem. A potential - admittedly a very slight chance - fell thru. And then the IUI. It was way more than I could take. I went grocery shopping and spent about $80 on garbage food - Cap'n Crunch, Pepperidge farm cakes, pop. etc. cripes. I am kinda in shell shock so I haven't been around because I was such a HUGE downer.
But 2 good things - My gma's wedding ring was resized and it looks beautiful!! And we got our online adoption profile up and running.
Sometimes a good bunch of crap food is a good thing. And the ring sounds lovely
M and I have come up against more obstacles to our being together forever-- we have to be patient and deal with time.
Time stinks-- and I have to admit I'm fearful because of his leukemia. Who knows how much time he actually has, which is so scary, but I try not to think about it.
So, we've decided to handfast ourselves. It's equally valid and binding in our eyes, and in the eyes of our higher powers. He's taking me to his church on Sunday morning (where, in the eyes of the Catholic church, I'm not supposed to take communion, but I'm baptized Episcopalian, so maybe I can), then we'll probably have our ceremony in the afternoon. I can't legally wear his name, but I can sometimes-- and in my heart, my name will forever be Pamela C_____ whether it's legal or not.
6 days, mamas. Oh, I can hardly wait.