I used to pride myself on punctuality. A secret sense of accomplishment washed over me whenever I arrived ahead of schedule. It was as if I beat the system by not only arriving on time, but by arriving early and outsmarting Murphy’s Law, traffic and life in general. #winning
I’ve had to swallow the bitter pill that is tardiness as a parent. Even when every possible detail is arranged the night before, I’m still sure to be late. Kids make us late, not because they did anything wrong but just by virtue of being kids.
I therefore surrender to the gods of lateness for these reasons:
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Are you always late but worth the wait?
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