She's doing amazingly well, but the doctor did not want her to be at home alone for a while. Her husband can take off work to be with her at any time, but he doesn't get paid while he's off. As we all know, the bills go on, no matter who's had surgery. So yesterday Cliff's sister, Rachel's aunt Rena, stayed with her. Today Cliff and I went over and hung out with her and her
It was fun and relaxing. Cliff read on the Nook. I surfed on the Ipad. At one point I even stole a couple of the pillows Rachel was using to prop various parts of her body up, stretched out on the couch with a throw over me, and took a nap, with the smallest of the
We drank coffee. The three of us worried together about my daughter's constipation (it always happens after surgery and pain pills, right?) and had some laughs. Cliff and I applauded Rachel when she finally came out of the bathroom, victorious.
We sent Cliff for pizza. I found a pumpkin roll in the kitchen and Cliff and I shared a slice of it.
The granddaughters came home from school, and our watch was officially over.
As we got in the car, I said to Cliff, "This was a good day."
"Yes," he said, "it was."