Heavy on my heart today is the impact of my absence on Tatum. What does her tiny mind, lacking the capacity for complex emotional response, ‘think’ of me? Did she wonder why I suddenly wasn’t there after so many wonderful days together? Does she feel abandoned or experience separation anxiety? Has she been fussy? Is she easily distracted? Exactly what can she remember?
“Ce qui embellit le désert, dit le
petit prince, c’est qu’il cache un puits quelque part…”
With infinite love, gratitude, and respect,