Things They Have Said So I Don’t Forget Part 2

While I was working in the kitchen, the girls walked in arguing. I didn’t think either were having a humble attitude, so I asked, “Girls, where are your hearts right now?”

Eva (9), stopped, looked around the room, wondering at such an odd, unrelated question and answered, “In the kitchen?”

 

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Justice, age 15, while in an extreme health phase: Grownups are so lucky. They can gain weight so easily and it makes their workouts so much more meaningful.

 

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Written conversation with my 9 year old Eva during Communion: E: “Mom, God doesn’t lie and He said ‘this is my body’. That means we’re cannibals.” Me: “He’s speaking metaphorically.”  E: “Well, it’s more interesting to be a cannibal. I’m a Catholic. I take it literally. I’m a Catholic Cannibal.” She then looked at me with a hungry eyes and a toothy grimace.

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