She felt like something was terribly wrong. Life was moving too quickly, leaving no time for her to adjust or prepare herself for the next phase. Yesterday her youngest left for college and she was still adjusting to her child's departure. Next week is her daughter's graduation, and she'll be off to graduate school in a moment. She tries to remember when it time began moving so quickly. She realizes it was a short time ago when she was single and free to pursue her dreams, but forgot to try.
caccy46, whose full catalog is here, is a mother of two who's been married for 32 years.