The time finally came ... for Megan to go off to college, and Margaret
was hoping that Megan would stay close to home, since we live just 5
minutes from a campus
home to three universities.
But Megan had her heart set on a true away from home college
experience at the University of Florida.
So after doing her due diligence, including 3 trips to the UF campus
to scope everything out, and buying & packing everything a college
student could possibly need, in August it was time for Margaret to
deliver Megan to the UF campus.
We were fortunate to meet her new roommate, and even got know her
when we dropped her off.
Overall Margaret handled it well, with a minimum of tears, because we
were comfortable that Megan was in a safe place, and surrounded with a
good roommate and close friends from home nearby.
Margaret discovered SKYPE which has bridged the distance during
Megan's first semester, they video visit regularly for hours at a