AS LONG AS WE HAVE ONE ANOTHER
MY FAVOURITE part of YOU has always been reading your readers’ letters, so I thought why not give it a shot? I hope this tender moment warms your heart as it did mine. Today I sat down with my two daughters, aged four and six, dreading having to explain to them that we have to move out of our four-bedroom house and into a two-bedroom apartment for a little while until I can find another job that pays well.
My daughters looked at each other for a moment. Then my younger daughter turned to me and asked, “Are we all moving into the apartment together, Mommy?” “Yes,” I replied. “Oh, so no big deal then,” she said.
It dawned on me that even if all we have is one another, that’s good enough for me – and seemingly for my girls too! S JOOSTE, EMAIL