She stood on the podium, her fists pumping the air. TV reporters were calling her the hero of the nation, the daughter that made the country proud. All she could think of was her mother telling her how the family cried for 3 days on her birth when they were told “Congratulations, it’s a girl.”
2 things inspired this post. The ad for KBC’s new season which you can see here and the fact that my birth was heralded by a lot of tears and sadness since there were high expectations that a boy would be born.