I told you earlier in the week that Meredith took her first steps last week. As you can imagine, Meredith didn't succeed on her first try nor has she succeeded every time that she's attempted steps since. In fact, she's only managed to not fall after taking steps once or twice. And yet, she is not deterred.
For the past week or so, I have watched my
Unlike my sweet girl, I am quick to give up. Someone doesn't act excited to become friends? I'm done. I have a bad run
But no more. For my sake and for Meredith's, I am going to fight to try harder and not give up so easily. I don't want to be a quitter. And I certainly don't want Meredith to be a quitter. I watch her and hope and pray she holds on to her determined spirit.
My dear Meredith, thank you for trying and trying and trying. Thank you for your "I think I can, I think I can" attitude. You are helping your mama become a stronger, more confident person.