A locker is a big deal.
At least it is when you’re a fourth grader and you’ve never had one before.
Thankfully she’s not into hanging a mirror for primping; just a small magnetic white board and dry erase marker (which, after she entered the classroom yesterday morning, I used to write the following: “Happy First Day of 4th Grade! Love, Mom.” I trust that wasn’t too embarrassing if her classmates saw it!)
Hopefully she paid no attention to the story her dad shared about his school days when kids were sometimes stuffed into their lockers. Oh, my….
It’s pretty amazing how a little thing can make you feel quite grown up.
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