on this day
16 years ago. at 10:14 a.m. after only 5 hours of labor:
i became a mother for the first time. 16 isn’t sweet. it is bittersweet. for reasons that only those of you who have teenagers will understand.
nevertheless. he served at Mass this morning. “Christ’s page at the altar.”
St. John Berchmans, patron saint of altar boys, please make intercession for this boy.
my altar boy.
may God bless him. and keep him in HIS care.