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May 18, 2006

Thursday Before

Oh, coffee. Thank the stars.

The kids have had a summer cold the last few days, and I thought, rather smugly I'll admit, that I wouldn't catch it. Well. I had it coming, I guess. Got a little big for my britches with the healthy lifestyle attitude. I've been reduced to a quivering, sniffling, aching pitiful lump on the floor. Wah.

So I do what any smart grown-up does when they get sick. I drink coffee. OJ is for pansies.

I just wanna be better for tomorrow--- the big day!





Finally, finally, finally-- you just have no idea how happy I am about this. Even the fact that I can only breathe through one side of my nose can't steal my joy about King Pen being DONE!!!!!!!! I know I've been a bit draggy lately, freaking out about transitions and all that. Oh, okay, let's admit it- WonderGirl's been a little psycho. You've all been very nice about it-- discreetly looking the other way when I have an "episode"-- you guys are great. (or uncomfortable with psychotic breaks, I can't tell.) But today--- oh today is marvelous. I am high on life, and nyquil. And I'm certain it has nothing to do with a bipolar disorder. (okay, mostly certain.) I am just rejoicing that the last five years culminates in this moment-- that it's finally here. Oh. my. goodness. I may expire from happiness.

Well, I should get to it. Lotsa work to do around here, cold or not. I need to make these stacks of boxes presentable for company tomorrow. I'm thinking I'll do a pyramid. That would be nice.

The Daily | By WonderGirl | 9:23 AM


Congratulations, P. I know that you've worked very hard for this.

Posted by: Robbie at May 18, 2006 11:21 AM

AMEN! Graduation is here.

I hope you feel better for the big event

Posted by: The Phoenix at May 18, 2006 4:21 PM

Yay!! I'm so happy for you and your family. Life is good huh? Good luck with your next big step!

Posted by: Laura Sue at May 18, 2006 6:52 PM

CONGRATULATIONS to BOTH of you! We are all so very proud of you two, I know it has been a long long 5 years, but you made it, you really did! We love you, and wish we could all be there for the mass celebration!

Posted by: auntj at May 19, 2006 8:30 AM

Yay for the WonderFamily!!!!!!!!!!!!

Congratulations, guys!!!!!

Posted by: Jeannette at May 19, 2006 8:47 AM

I am so proud of you, King Pen and you too, WG. Its been a long road, and you made it!

Posted by: ashmeg at May 19, 2006 9:09 AM

Ooh kids with colds. Not fun. I hope everyone is back to good health soon.
And congrats to King Pen!

Posted by: momma Hagrid at May 19, 2006 10:30 PM

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