"aunt-hood", family, love, memories, nieces and nephews, nostalgic

the {good old days}.

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“anna, can i sleep in your bed tonight with you like the {good old days} when i was three?”

upon hearing this simple request my heart was flooded with emotion. -first of the sweet moments of “aunt-hood”, then of the speed at which time passes. my heart began to pang with sadness of the minutes elapsed & of memories gone & passed since welcoming the first of 5 babies– whom would each steal my heart.

but i was quickly brought back to the present & reminded myself that each day brought new adventures

& many {good old days} are yet to be had.

the pangs of my heart grew softer as i drifted off to sleep in a state of nostalgia,

dreaming of the {good old days}.

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