Eurydice (eurydice72) wrote,

  • Mood:

Day 2...

Have I mentioned how long the next 10 days are going to be?

I'm so frickin' tired. I only slept 4 hours the night before Craig left, and was dragging through the end of yesterday. When he called me from Chicago to say he'd landed safely around 8, I sighed with relief, got jealous because he was standing in line at Starbucks---sometimes, I really, really, really miss home---and then realized I could collapse. Well, I fell asleep on the couch and slept for 2 hours at which time Alex woke me up. No big. This happens. Only I can't go back to sleep. So, I mess around online a bit and then give it another go at midnight, only this time I make it upstairs to my bed. Just as I'm dropping off, Alicia wakes up. Crying. Missing Daddy. So I let her come into my bed.

She kicks.

I was up in 10 minutes. On a whim, I called Lori and surprise, surprise, she answered the phone in spite of her fear that I could be some telemarketer and I haven't told her I'm calling. God, I'm grateful that she did. I was all ready to leave a snarky message and tell her how she'd missed me, but I lost the opportunity when she picked up. Good for me because I had a nice hour-long conversation with her. Next thing I know, it's 2:40 am. I get off, crawl upstairs, and crash.

And then Alicia wakes up at 6am.

So I'm dragging. I'm supposed to have the next Voices chapter to her today, and I've got a whopping 200 words written. As soon as Alex goes down for his nap in an hour, I'm popping in a movie for Alicia and taking a nap on the couch.

And I think McDonald's is in order today.

  • Some TV thoughts

    Craig and I did some TV watching this week. First, I got him to watch Leverage: Redemption. We loved the original show, and while I miss Timothy…

  • Sleepytimes

    Apparently, I'm still trying to catch up from our weekend away. I slept for four hours this afternoon after getting nine hours last night, and I see…

  • New chapter begins

    We got back yesterday from a four-day weekend in SoCal. It's the first time we've visited our friends after they moved, and it was just a real treat.…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.