Bridget and Her Cross

Every once in a while, somebody tells you a story that makes all your problems look small, and your vision feel blurred. That is the sense I've been getting these past three weeks, watching the status updates on my friend Bridget's Facebook page. They concern her daughter, who was born on April 15th, and whom Bridget and her husband brought home immediately, pending the formalization of their agreement to adopt her.Before spooning up the details, I should make it clear that Bridget and I have … [Read more...]