Golden Slumbers

A version of this post appeared on Jennifer’s Little World earlier in the year.


A few years ago, when DorkySon was just a tiny toddler, my Dad came to visit and we went out for a walk. As I pushed the pram along, Dad kept skipping ahead to peek into it.

What are you doing?’ I asked, laughing?

Just watching him fall asleep,’ said Dad. ‘It’s one of the loveliest things to see.

I thought he was a bit mad, and said nothing. Continue reading