Parents all over the Southcoast are hearing the same thing as their kids get off the bus this week. "How was your first day of school?" we ask bubbling with excitement. The kids give us one word answers. "Did you learn anything?" we prod. They shrug, "no".
Nervousness this morning in homes in places like Acushnet, Fairhaven, Mattapoisett, Marion and Rochester. Not only is it the first day of school, it's the first day of Kindergarten, a milestone not only for the kids, but also their parents.
We are experiencing those same mixed emotions at the Rock house today, as our son begins a new chapter in his little life. He must have asked me a million qu