4 Ways My Husband Can Tell I Took A Sick Day
I wonder if he realizes that the little guy wouldn’t let me put him down all evening. Every single time his bottom touched any hard surface, he started crying – not whining, but all-out screaming and throwing himself around. I consider whether he has any recollection of me not coming to bed until 2 AM because someone wouldn’t sleep. Between being sick and teething, it was a lost cause. I surrendered myself to walking around with him in my arms for hours on end. When he finally did fall asleep, it didn’t last long – that same little someone was also up at 3 AM, 4 AM, 5 AM and 7 AM – at that point, I finally brought him to bed with me. I figured if he wasn’t going to let me sleep, it didn’t really matter.
My husband asked me if I was going to work and I laughed. As I rubbed my tired eyes, I looked at him silently questioning whether or not he was serious.
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