I’m not precious about stuff. Stuff gets old, stuff gets broken, stuff gets lost. It’s all just stuff. I’m usually quick to say, “Never mind. No big deal…” to the kids when accidents happen. Usually. Not this time. I could have cried.
There are very few things in our home which are solely mine, and my laptop is one of them. It got a special mention in my 100th post, and in my blogaversary post. It was even the star of one of my earliest posts about maintaining a sense of self! But my gorgeous, purple, blossom patterned Dell Inspiron does NOT usually look like this:
Do you have any idea, any at all, how relieved I was when I discovered my son had only used the WHITEBOARD marker from my blogging wall calendar?!! Exhale. The pen marks rubbed straight off. No big deal.
And I was reminded again that stuff is just stuff.