Daddy, Dad, Papa, Father, the names we have for our own, the names our own call us. So much bound up in one little word for the man we invest with our trust.   “I’ll fix it!”   Baby, if you only knew how new you are to me. But how complicated can you be? […]

Allergic Reaction

Sandra walked into the living room, where her mother was relaxing in a corner chair, reading. “Mom, what’s up with Dad?” she asked. Looking up, Sandra’s mother replied, “Why do you ask, Sandra?” “Well, he’s at his desk, writing. He seems upset.” “Oh, he’s fine. It’s probably just his allergies,” she replied, the corners of […]