“Mom, is everyone here transgender?”
His eyes were bright and excited, and a smile beamed across his face.
As his mother looked down and hugged him, I felt a knot in my throat and my eyes fill with tears.
What had the "A-Team" told us new counselors just a few hours before?
Oh yeah, that this week would be emotional. At the time, I wasn’t really sure what they meant.
Sure, I knew that when it was time to say goodbye at the end of the week it would be sad, but I didn’t even think about experiencing happy tears until that moment.