This was my post on this day last year. Susie is now 26! I won’t get to see her today because she and her boyfriend went out of town for her birthday but I will get to see her cats when I go feed them in a while. I took her to her for a birthday dinner on Sunday. There’s so much to say about my Susie but this will have to suffice for now.
Well, she’s not a baby anymore but she’s my baby. Susie, my youngest turns 25 today. It doesn’t seem possible.
A while back, we started (well, the kids started not me) to see who could be the first to wish the other a happy birthday and they tried to do it right at midnight. If they were physically nearby, it was a hug and a “happy birthday”. If they weren’t nearby, it was a phone call, and later a text. With me, it was easy because everyone was always up at midnight on my birthday, but with the others, not so much. One year, when it was just the two of us left at home, I was watching the clock and waiting for midnight. She was in her room. I went in about ten minutes before midnight and asked her if she was excited for her birthday. I think it…
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