Pat him so that he goes back to sleep.
Baby won't sleep.
Check the time. Two hours since his last feed.
Get up groggily. Feed him.
Get him to burp.
Settle him back in his cozy blanket.
Lie down and snooze.
Baby whimpers. Cuddle him.
Check if he's warm enough.
Put another sheet over him.
Baby keeps waving his legs and arms.
Check if he's cold. Remove the sheet. It's quite warm today.
Whisper softly in his ears so that he calms down and sleeps.
Go back to sleep myself.
Hear baby crying. Check the time. Feed him.
Realise it is time to change his diaper.
Scramble to the cupboard. Trip over slipper. Mutter an obscenity. Get a diaper and change him.
Crawl back into the blanket and pray for uninterrupted sleep.
Wide awake now.
Stare at ceiling.
Check cell phone for Whatsapp messages.
Check Whatsapp status and profile pictures of contacts.
Wonder if baby needs to feed.
Keep phone away and try to sleep.
Blanket too heavy. Push foot out for some air. Too cold, pull…