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I Know I'm Going to Miss This, But Right Now I'm Just Tired

I'm fairly certain that nearly every mother of small children has heard the phrase, "you're going to miss this...".  I don't know about you, but I usually hear this comment in the middle of a toddler-tantrum or while my child is calling my name for the umpteenth time for the day, or when I have one child lying limp on the floor and other one running in the opposite direction... and usually it's all I can do to not roll my eyes or make a not-so-kind comment.  The thing is, I know I'm going to miss this... right now I'm just tired.  
You see, I've been woken up every two hours the last six nights by a sick toddler burning up with fever in my bed.  I've held her, rocked her, prayed for her, worried for her, wiped her down with cool rags, bathed her in lukewarm water, carefully administered medicine every so many hours and patted her back until she could ease back off to sleep.
You see, today alone my name has been called at least one hundred times …

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