Right now... at this very moment ... my children are sitting peacefully side-by-side on the sofa doing their homework. They are NOT squawking about who's hogging the sofa, breathing too loudly, or fighting a turf war over the lap quilt.
As I type this, Bug just leaned over and quietly asked her sister for assistance on her math logic packet, and Bear amicably agreed to help her.
Oh, holy hell, now they're discussing possible answers IN A REASONABLE TONE OF VOICE.
I never woke up this morning, did I? I must have had a massive heart attack in my sleep.
And this is heaven.