Today It Hurts Less

*I wrote this on February 6 on my drive home from my birth son's baptism. His birthday was February 1 and the placement anniversary was February 3.* Eight years ago I lost a piece of my heart. Today it hurts less. As I watch him enter the baptismal fount with his dad, I am reminded of the day he was sealed to them. Today it hurts less. As I give him a hug, tell him I love him and walk out the door to drive away leaving behind that piece of my heart knowing, like the first day I placed him in their arms, that goodbye isn't forever. Today it…
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