Professor Mom

Chronicles the life of a mom, teacher, and writer trying to stay sane amid the chaos of daily life.



Omaha Mama's picture Omaha Mama

We'll say he found his kids because I didn't see him on the news.
I really can't conjure anything to say about the little girl. There just aren't words.

Aliki McElreath's picture Aliki McElreath

The girl really haunts me...yet I'm sure there are so many children like her--growing up in a cold, hard-edged world.

mouse's picture mouse

I think I have a vision of which mega-store you were in.

I agree that the man found his kids, though I'm sure he remains rattled. But the other scene just makes me angry. Such a pointless power play against someone with no power at all.

Aliki McElreath's picture Aliki McElreath

That's exactly what it seemed like--a power play. The woman's story must be a sad one, too, if she felt the need to exert cruel power like that over a young girl.