The more extraordinary followed. He usually likes to remove any restraints from my wrists or ankles. He likes the power of release as much, perhaps more, as the power of restraint. Last night he removed the metal fasteners and said, "I think you can leave these on tonight. I think you can sleep in them."
and i did...
Waking this morning, I asked him, "Daddy, can I take these off now, I need to get up. "
"Yes baby girl, you did well."
Sometimes, just when I think all is lost, he surprises me with what I need.