He Wants To Take You To the Park

I stood in the garage next to my car and began to feel sweat trickling down my back. It was the middle of summer, and I had been standing there for a good ten minutes, begging my two year old to sit in his car seat so I could take him to the park. He dug his heels into the bottom of the padded car seat cover and shook his head no. “GWATH!!” He shrieked, over and over. He wanted to play in the backyard, where the grass was. His forehead was beaded with sweat and his cheeks were flushing … Continue reading He Wants To Take You To the Park