There are a few moments in time that are permanently etched in your memory. This was one of those times.
Annie and I were at her eye doctor appointment. I was doing my normal thang – using my cell phone, trying to look important, getting so many things done while waiting on that doctor that takes fooooooooooooooorever. Annie was trying to talk with me about something – but I obviously was NOT paying attention. She was nervous – but I had things to do, man.
“Mom, why is your nose always in your cellphone?”
Ya know, I think she’s said something similar to me before. But I wasn’t ready to hear it. But that day – that day – I heard her. And I felt like God had smacked me right upside the head. [Read more…]