- I have a co-worker whose son was diagnosed with leukemia in November, he is the same age as Jack.
- I have a friend who only gets $75 a month in child support and has her children 99% of the time. Single mother working her butt off to provide for her kids.
- I have two friends who have recently undergone mastectomies for breast cancer. I am too young for this... right?
- Autism. Bankruptcy. Cheating spouses. Grandparents who don't want to spend time with their grandchildren. Sick parents.
All things considered, I think I am pretty lucky. I have two children who are not perfect but I think are pretty special. I have a great group of friends and family, who believe in me, who support me. I can't ask for more. So when this happens -