Fall Leaves: An Old Draft

Found this little treasure un-posted. Enjoy.
It's hard to believe October is here. My favorite month of the year. The weather, my birthday, pumpkins, dressing up!

Here is a bit from my journal:
September 8, 2013 10:21PM

I sat quietly on the edge of my bed with him in my arms. His eyelids played tricks on me as I rocked him to sleep. I felt the weight of his sweet young body and thought about how much he has grown. It really has been almost 11 weeks. It seems like it has only been a few days since he joined our family,  until I ponder about how difficult it was for me to get him here.