Miracle milestone: premature triplets start first day of school
Posted January 30, 2017 05:43:07
It’s a bittersweet moment in many parents’ lives — watching their babies put on their crisp uniform and over-sized backpacks to embark on their new five-day-a-week adventure. But any feeling of vulnerability is tripled for Helen Dimotakis, who never thought she’d see her children grow up.
Eight different cereal boxes are laid out on the kitchen bench, ready for the troops to shout their orders.
Toast orders come in from the lounge cum rumpus room; cream cheese with peanut butter for John, honey for Elly and fruit toast for Emmanuel.
Helen tries to get John to eat, while Emmanuel asks again why his letter didn’t arrive from …