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Sandi said in October 24th, 2008 at 11:22 pm

Aw, poor little guy! That is a very hard thing for him. 🙁

I think you and socKs did great, of course. You’re fabulous parents. It’s hard, I think, watching our kids lose — bit by bit — the wonderous innocence of childhood and learn more about life.

Even life after glowsticks.

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Dessie said in October 25th, 2008 at 9:31 am

Not to ruin the metaphors and all, just wanted to give you a quick tip for extending the life of a glowstick… At the end of the night, stick it in the freezer, and the following night, it’ll glow again.

I’m sorry Av has lost something so dear to him.

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Hilly said in October 25th, 2008 at 10:20 am

Part of the fun of being a kid sometimes is thinking that things will last forever. Of course, part of being adult is wanting to believe they will even though you know they won’t.

Beautiful post, Shiny….and I feel for your poor little dude, losing his glowsticks like that.

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Nat said in October 25th, 2008 at 10:26 am

Poor kid. Some things are ephemeral, it’s hard a thing to learn. Alas.

(Still I love glow sticks.)

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Dave2 said in October 25th, 2008 at 10:32 am

The facts were these: I just read this entire entry as if it were the opening of an episode of Pushing Daisies.

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hello haha narf said in October 25th, 2008 at 10:31 pm

my heart broke for av. can i send him a gross of glow sticks? seriously. find whatever metaphor that you want for my present, but i wanna give the kid more glow sticks.

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Mary said in October 25th, 2008 at 11:44 pm

You are right. Something happened… and it was bigger than a glow stick. Who says childhood is easy? I still remember letting go of a helium balloon on a string when I was very, very young. As it drifted higher and farther, I sobbed. My mother told me it was heading to my grandmother’s house in Charleston… a place I only visited once a year. I stopped crying.

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Sandi said in October 28th, 2008 at 9:45 pm

OFF TOPIC, but I saw this new WP theme and was reminded of your Long and Glorious history of blogging.

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Winter said in October 29th, 2008 at 1:44 am

Death of a glowstick can be a tough thing. Motley’s cat Neko is gaga for glowsticks. When they stop glowing she is despondent and carries it around the house in her mouth all droopy tailed for days.

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