Happy Birthday Son, and Uncle!

Birthdays are usually a sweet time!  In youth we look forward to them, not only for the presents, but also for the “status” of being a year older.

As we age, we would like that status to reverse… but too late.  Sometimes, things go wrong, really wrong, and birthdays can become sad reminders of that wrong.  I was born with Celiac Disease and untreated it made many things in my life go wrong.  My son is 36 today, I wish I could wish him a Happy Birthday!  He was born on my uncle Bob’s birthday.  I wish I spent more time with him before he died.  Happy Birthday you two! Continue reading “Happy Birthday Son, and Uncle!”