It’s nights like tonight that help me understand why nan used to check on us with a flashlight while we slept 14x a night. Being up at 1:30am reading about #LasVegas is not good for someone with #insomnia…
brain·wash: ˈbrānˌwôSH,ˈbrānˌwäSH/ (verb)gerund or present participle: brainwashing; make (someone) adopt radically different beliefs by using systematic and often forcible pressure. “the organization could brainwash young people”
synonyms: indoctrinate, condition, reeducate, persuade, influence, propagandize, inculcate “the evidence is compelling that these cult members were indeed brainwashed”
You’ve read the above definition right? Good. Then you clearly know that my sons being Yankees fans is in no way brainwashing. You are BORN a Yankees fan. You aren’t made one. You bleed PINSTRIPES. I grew up a Yankees fan because the Yankees are in my blood. Bronx born, Pelham raised… Yankees for life…
… so what if it takes a little NYY nightlight to help make sure my youngest is on the right side?
That’s it. This kid is going to be leaving for college tomorrow morning. He’s already outgrown his rock and play sleep thing. No more sleeping in the bedroom, or the family room, the swing or the basement.
LITTLE BABY OLLIE IS SLEEPING IN HIS CRIB! Christ he might as well start paying rent, it feels like he was just a newborn yesterday.
Meanwhile since 11:00am in Oliver time:
The following conversation takes place between 8:07pm and 9:51pm om Tuesday, March 14, 2017. The conversation includes advice from a professional and should not be attempted without the supervision of an adult or caregiver over the age of 18. The following events take place in real time…
Success people… freaking success! FINALLY!!!