Slow down, you’re movin’ too fast
July 3, 2007
“I need a go to store. Buy ice cream and coffee.” As he sped away down the driveway.
Quickly it flashed before my eyes: him at 17 getting into a car. A man-child who will toss his hair back and give me a wave. “Going to the store, Mom. Be back in a few.” And he will drive away, happy for the freedom. Not giving a thought to me left behind in the driveway.
Read the rest here.
And see a vintage Miles photo that makes my heart weep.
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