My heart swelled with pride when I saw him clamber to the top of the human pyramid. I couldn't tear my eyes away from him as he balanced himself precariously, and fearlessly lifted his hands; happy smile firmly in place. He was a star. He was having fun. What more could any mother want?
"You are so brave to let him do it", people later told me. I hadn't even thought of stopping him.
Now I wonder if my "Mommy meter" is all wrong.
A drabble is a story told in exactly 100 words.