Monday, September 14, 2015
All good things . . .
After they left today, I walked back in the house, saw all the empty chairs in the kitchen that we squeezed around the little round table. We have a huge dining room table that we all could have eaten around, but chose to squeeze 6 adults and 2 kids around a table meant for 4. We made good memories, but the sight of all those empty chairs seemed too abrupt for my heart, so I turned around immediately, grabbed the dog and went to take him for a run. I'd deal with the empty, quiet house, and these emotions later.
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