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  • I thought the second time around would be easier. I knew not to over-load him with stuff. Only 2 sets xl twin sz sheets, two towels but lots of boxers and socks. I remembered from the first time to pack all his clothes in big black garbage bags . No space to store luggage in a dorm room. We helped him unpack. Made sure he had enough outlets. Found out the bathrooms were on the second floor. It all seemed perfect to him. The beginning of freshman year.
    Then it was time to say our good byes and it felt like the very first time eventhough he is son #2.
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