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Both things

October 13, 2010

I want two things that I cannot have at the same time!

Tonight my sister gave birth to her new baby girl, Eleanor Marie Rolfes, who is 5 lbs 3 oz and 17 inches long.  She is perfect (though tiny), and I can’t wait to see her.  I am SO happy for my sister that everything went well!  And hearing all about it makes me want my own lil’ babe soo much.

Then I come home and read my friend’s blog, and she’s written about roller derby.   And she has videos on there that make my heart sing.  And I think about the community I have, and the way it is really amazing to go very fast, and how cool it is to be really good at something.  I think, “How can I quit?”

I guess I just need to be thankful that there is more than one thing that I’m excited to do with my body…

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One comment

  1. …and blessed that your body is poised to do both of those things – maybe not at the same time, maybe not without some bumps along the way (literally!) – but that your body *can*…well, i think that’s pretty neat, too. ❤



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