But it’s not a surprise. Today I brought home a book that he’s wanted for some time: the Driver’s Manual. I stopped by at the Department of Motor Vehicles to pick up this book and the forms we need to fill out to get Jacob’s learner’s permit. He is so excited about turning 16 in a few weeks! I’ve never seen him this excited about anything else before. Finally, the kid who loves cars will get to drive one.
I’m excited for him.
And I’m terrified…!
“What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.”— Albert Pike, Scottish Rite Freemason (1809-1891)