Army WifeDepression comes naturally and hits so hard when you're alone, raising two babies, hoping everyday for your husband to come home.More Like This
Clinging to your phone in case he calls.
Always making sure you have service for when he sends an email.
Lying alone in bed, longing for his arms around you, holding you against him until you fall asleep.
You even wish you could still hear him snoring.
You miss the way he acts like a sick baby when he has a simple cold, but you also miss how he cares for you when you're sick too.
The little things he did that used to irritate you, God, how you wish he was here doing them.
Why did they even irritate you in the first place?
Doing the work of both Mother and Father.
Throwing the football and doing all the cooking and cleaning, seemingly at the same time.
Being nurturing and strict side by side.
"No baby, Daddy's not here."
The babies aren't too young to realize he'