Why? Why did this have to happen now of all months? Believe it or not, I have an answer for that. Murphy's Law. The law that states that anything that can possibly go wrong, will go wrong at the most inopportune moment. The unwritten portion of that law states, if you are a member of the Murphy Clan (which I am), you might as well count on said crappy timing of bad tidings and use it to your advantage, because your inopportune moments will be plentiful. Yippee. Don't get me wrong, I love my Irish heritage and my Murphy side of the family but, I sooo could do with out the
To add to the sting, today (June 23rd) marks the 11th year the love of my life and I have been together. 11 freakin' years ya'll!!! That's HUGE in both our books!! It's Monumental!! *takes a minute to breath in the
Ya know what? Murphy can SUCK IT! Not even this bad news is going to bring us down! We worked hard for this! We deserve to be happy no matter what! We have gone through this before and here we are, stronger as a couple and family despite it. Probably because of it. My kids have learned valuable lessons from all our trials. They know money is not ever flowing. They know you have to work hard and sacrifice for even the basics sometimes. They will do well and value things more as a result. So, today? I rejoice! I celebrate not only 11 years as a couple, but 11 years as a strong resilient front!
BRING IT ON, MURPHY!!!!