Life is hard and adoption is really hard. The journey, the requirements, the expectation.
I think sometimes we think life is like a novel with a climax and then all of our dreams come true.
But things don't happen that way. There are lots of climaxes to our lives, to our stories.
And sometimes (actually, all the time) things don't happen the way we hope.
I love my son. I love my family but I was totally and completely unprepared for the extreme feelings of inadequacy I have been feeling since we brought him home.
And then one day, after I was so exhausted that I sent myself to bed at 7:30, I heard this voice whisper so softly to my heart. That voice said "You Were Made For This."
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