hey i missed you today.
I missed having the ability to watch my problems evaporate when your easy laugh wafted through the room.
I missed the way that you would hold my hand in the middle of the night because I was afraid, Lord knows I wish you were here to hold my hand now, because my problems and fears have only gotten bigger and scarier as I cross this path into adulthood.
I missed the way you would have told me you were proud of me and hugged me as I got my first college diploma.
I missed you sitting in your favorite chair turning around and smiling at me as I came to visit your house.
I felt you today.
I felt you today as the warm sun shined down through the trees on the path I was hiking. In the way the daisy’s lined my trail just like the ones we would pick together when I was small.
I felt you today as I drove down sun drenched country roads as the wind whipped through my hair.
I felt you today as I sat by the campfire on a chilly spring night and stared up at the stars that you taught me the names of.