Kari - posted on 07/16/2016 ( 1 mom has responded )
I just cannot seem to get myself under control with my sons departure for boot camp at Ft. Leonard Wood, MO. He has never been away from me for more than a week (he just graduated high school last month and turned 18 3 weeks ago). I cant stop thinking about where the last 18 years went. It seems like yesterday he was just a baby. I am having a very hard time letting go. I cry all the time, although never around him. I want to be a supportive army mom. I let him know just how proud i am of him. But i cant seem to get myself together.