Thursday, October 2, 2014

NPR forced me to have the talk with my six-year-old

‘Would my mommy have killed me?’
imageThe following comes from a Sept. 30 posting by Mary J. Moerbe on
It crept up on me, but it was suddenly time to have the talk. I switched off the radio as I was driving my oldest daughter to a lesson, and slowly let out my breath. Obviously, my daughter was feeling things she had never felt before, and a quick glance was enough to tell me that now was a time she needed me to talk. She asked, “Mommy, what were they talking about, ending pregnancies?”

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