The kids have been gone for several days already. I've finished up a week at work and have begun another one. I've been pretending that there are things enough to keep me busy and happily engaged, but it's a hard job, that pretense.
I have to say that I am genuinely happy and anticipating a future full of promise, joy and wonder for my little gone family. Go get 'em, you guys!
But damn! No more of this in my home right now: