His name is Richie.
He was an SBO, captain of the golf team, on the soccer & basketball teams, and in madrigals.
Oh, And he's the youngest of 13 kids.
Yes, 13. [His oldest brother Jeff graduated with my roommate Sarah's parents.]
No, they are not dysfunctional. The Connolly family [ConFam] is incredible; there isn't a better family out there.
Richard Kent Connolly is someone very, very close to my heart.
He's that boy that you think couldn't exist...the one that your friends check out when they think you aren't looking. the one that makes you the envy of every girl in the vicinity because they can just see how much he adores you. the one that checks off every. single. box. on your requirement list. and more.
This has been my list since age 14:
And... he's crazy about me.
He really is. Can you believe that?
all my love.