The Dissertation Chronicles

My mother and father celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this fall, and to commemorate this accomplishment they asked our family to take a vacation together.  Their treat.We said yes. We're now in Chicago. And, we're having a great time.Well, we're having a great time minus me.  Although I have had several relaxing conversations, a few delicious meals and a wonderful tour around the city viewing the buildings, a nagging anxiety has kept me from feeling free. ...more