The Wife is Back to Work

I have never felt so hopeless as this weekend. I have had to stand to one side and watch The Wife go on an emotional roller-coaster; after 10 months of maternity leave, the time has come for her to return to work. There are no words that I could say to stop the tears, no way in which I can help her come to terms with the situation ahead of her. Continue reading The Wife is Back to Work

The wife loves the horses

A long day at work for me.  I drove home on autopilot forgetting any manoeuvres that I might actually have made,  looking forward to seeing the wife and the little man.  The Wife answers the door looking understandably tired;  the little guy has Gastroenteritis which is causing him to blow out of both ends with impressive enthusiasm.  He is creating scenes which make Hacksaw Ridge look like a 5* hotel. Anywho,  she’s tired, as am I after being stuck behind car after car in the ‘rush hour’ (Slow down everyone!  It’s not a race!).  Much to my surprise, Babachops is curled up asleep on the sofa (he is sleeping a tonne with him being ill). The Wife asks me about my day.  She is being treated to my usual grumblings about the wonderful world of education when I hear commentary on the TV. Continue reading The wife loves the horses