I can’t recall why all six had to be at the doctor’s office that day when only Molly was in for a visit. But a few weeks ago as I sat in my office at work, a text from Matthew stopped me mid sentence. A few words about the appointment taking longer then expected, a comment about how well the girls were enduring the wait and then this image
We stumble over one another quite often.
Meals can be burdensome with taste buds of eight taunting us with their differences.
Most mornings we debate the benefits of a sugary cereal breakfast that they will eat versus a warm plate of food no one will touch.
We still can’t quite seem to get an evening routine down.
But here, in this picture, is the image of what we strive for.
Bored out of their minds, leaning on one another and technology, they are a family, they look like the sisters God intended them to be.