M is for Monster
· And then there were 3…Like most moms, that day was etched in my mind like a distant dream. I’ll never forget when I saw her for the first time.
Her five little fingers that wrapped so tightly around my one. Her long, skinny body.
I was in baby heaven that first night in the hospital. I couldn’t believe how much love can exude from my heart. I had this overwhelming feeling of awe mixed with love.
And it was in that moment, that moment of baby bliss and amazement, that I realized I wasn’t in it for me anymore.