5/52 – Even monsters brush their teeth
A portrait of my son, once a week, every week, for the fourth year of his life.
Anakin: I was going through and re-organising my various costumes one night (as one does when one is massively pregnant) and came across this mask. I remembered taking a photo of you with it on your head when you were a baby and took it into the bathroom to show you. You had just finished your bedtime bath. As soon as you saw the mask you wanted to wear it while brushing your teeth. You admired yourself in the mirror and we all had a good giggle at just how creepy it looked.
Little did we know that hours later we’d be welcoming someone else into our family…