Why do people need to comment on the big age-gap between my kids?
Last week at a café I bumped into a vague acquaintance with her two young boys. She cooed over my four-month-old baby all snug in his sling and asked if I had any other kids. As my gangly almost seven-year-old appeared by my side, she expressed genuine surprise at the age gap so I offered my standard response; "well we didn't quite plan it this way" and smiled stiffly as the conversation moved on.
The reason for this lengthy age gap that we didn't "quite plan"? Life got in the way and didn't give two hoots for my carefully crafted plans
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