at 19, having succeeded an entirely “mainstream” upbringing – albeit with our best skills and explanations, he is still beautifully different than his other 3 siblings.

Today, I was away at the WAKE of a person i loved.

F send me a text.

“mum, i just heard from dad! I am really sorry to hear about you loss, thinking of you. Fx”

i hope he never changes….

helen

PS… no words from the other 3.