Mer, rhymes with bear (merriehaskell) wrote,
Mer, rhymes with bear

"some kid"

The doorbell rang half an hour ago. A little blond boy was at the door.

"Hey. There's some kid who lives here. Can she come out and play?"

Startled, I said, "Uhm, Kayla's not here today."

"Ok, thanks!" And then, as he jogged away, "Kayla. Kayla. Kayla." Muttered to himself.
Tags: family: stepmothering, life: suburbia

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