I Don’t Know If Children Made My Mom Happier

Christa Adams
3 min readJul 6, 2020

Rupi Kaur wrote in The Sun and Her Flowers,

in a dream
i saw my mother
with the love of her life
and no children
it was the happiest i’d ever seen her

- what if

It gives me chills to even just read that and when I do, I think about my own mother.