On Thursday, the Hollywood actress and mannequin shared a weak mother second together with her Instagram followers after her 19-year-old daughter Rowan left for her sophomore yr at Wake Forest College.
“So, I simply waved my daughter goodbye once more and I assumed it will be simpler the second time. She’s already been away and been with me all summer time, however… I am not making the drive together with her, she’s driving together with her dad,” a tearful Shields, 57, instructed her 1.5 million followers.
“However she’s taking my automobile, which was is my automobile as my commencement current automobile, so she’s going to be driving that.”
Shields, who can also be mother to 16-year-old Grier, with husband Chris Henchy, defined that she opted to remain behind this time as a result of it was “too painful” and she or he could not face “driving away from campus once more.”
“So, if there’s anyone else going by way of this, we’re all in it collectively,” Shields instructed her fellow mother and father.
Shields ended the video on a philosophical observe, saying that whereas she was fighting watching her woman fly the coop, the objective of parenting was to “increase them in order that they go away you.”
Shields was quickly inundated with messages of help from different mother and father who understood her plight.