|...but admitted I had more|
siblings than they could
keep track of!
“Tell me I’m gonna be fine,” I’d say, often through tears. And when they said it, I believed them.
I recently read an article about the body’s ability to heal itself, the hormone releases that actually fight against pain. It’s the reason Advil starts to work the minute you swallow it. (It doesn’t really, but once you’ve got that hope, your body kicks in its own pain relief.)
So I finish with this:
It's only Day 3. I picture it like my third mile. Even in 1000 days, they'll still have much to learn.