I will never understand how you managed to deal with us and not lose your bananas, but I guess some people are just meant to be moms.
My grandmother used to say life was so much easier when you were simple minded. It’s taken me almost my whole life to understand what she meant.
Is there a lot of stuff you don’t understand? she said & I said pretty much the whole thing & she nodded & said that’s what she thought, but it was nice to hear it anyway & we sat there in the porch swing, listening to the wind & growing up together.
I’m not so good at taking my own advice, she said, but that doesn’t mean I don’t know what’s right.
What are the rules? I said & she said, Do exactly what I want whenever I want, make no demands of me whatsoever & love me forever, no questions asked & I said, how do you win? & she said, you don’t understand. I’m the only one who wins & then she laughed & clapped … [Read More]
Why is the world so confusing? he said & I said it’s only confusing if you believe it has to make sense & he looked at me & shook his head. I can’t believe they let just anyone have children, he said.