I guess if I was honest, this is something I have struggled with most of my days, long before I became a mom. "I could have gotten a better grade on that." "I should have have helped my mom with the dishes." "I should have prayed more, spoken kinder, helped more..." So maybe it is just a girl thing? Or is it just a human kind thing?
I was having one of those nights a few days ago. I was climbing into bed and had to clear off a coloring book and crayons when I remembered that Sky had asked me to color a picture with her while I was making supper. Instantly my heart was saddened to think I had missed this opportunity. I know how quickly childhood flows by. I am reminded everyday as August approaches and my oldest "baby" is planning on heading off to college. I should know better... Well halfway through my usual self repulsive rant, this song by Tenth Avenue North came on the radio. The title is, "You Are More," and here are some of the lyrics: