psa: jensen and misha probably sit around and talk about their daughters together and how they brush their little girls’ hair and maybe they discuss hair brushing techniques so the tangles don’t tug so much. oh my god thEY PROBABLy jUST sit back at the end of the day and swap stories in kinda hushed, tender voices about what it means to be a dad and what it feels like when their little girl just looks up at them with big eyes anD THEY JUST MELT ALL OVER AGAIN AND THEY BOTH FIND COMFORT IN THE FACT THAT THEY’RE BOTH IN THE SAME BOAT AND GOSH DARN JENSEN AND MISHA WITH THEIR DAUGHTERS
Close your eyes, and think for a moment about where in your life you were during the first Sectionals all those years ago. So much has happened, and it’s pretty amazing to think about where we all are now.
step 1: think about hope solo in 2007, ostracized and ignored and alone
step 2: think about hope solo in 2011, holding that golden glove but looking so sad because they lost
step 3: think about hope solo in 2015, after everything she’s been through on and off the field, holding that golden glove and positively beaming, and celebrating with a team that loves and supports and respects her