I hit the hallway and heard movement from in her room. When I rounded her doorway, I saw that she was already dressed in a neat collared tshirt tucked into her khaki Oklahoma Sooners National Champions 2021 NCAA Softball Women’s College World Series Champions Steal T-Shirt , socks folded perfectly over her ankles, shoes on, pack over her shoulder, ready for the day. This NEVER happened. I’d been having to practically drag her out of bed in the mornings and her clothes stayed pretty sloppy. Most mornings I had to make her change out of flip flops and into tennis shoes. I didn’t have to say a word. She was sitting on the edge of the bed, staring straight ahead.