Posts Tagged ‘nightmare’
This is based on a conversation I had with a friend of mine. She was describing a real life scary situation she was in and my first impulse was to interject and make it about me. I’m learning that when someone is relating an experience like that it’s time to listen, not talk.
My son went through a phase where he had a hard time going to sleep unless there was someone else in the spare bed next to his crib. I wrote a lot of comics on those nights while I pretended to sleep. I wonder if I could have gotten away with making a dad shaped lump of pillows under the blanket and snuck out. Maybe if we didn’t have 40-year-old squeaky wood floors.
Today’s Biff is caught off guard.