Posts Tagged ‘ marry ’

Love Games

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

rock, paper, scissors gameMy son came home from school and declared that he couldn’t marry Chloe anymore. Knowing he had been planning on marrying her for over a year now, I asked what happened. He said, “Sarah rock, paper, scissored me for it, and she won. So now I have to marry her instead.”

Charlie, 6

Julia McFerron; Turner, OR

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Mom’s Best Man

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

mom and son smilingMy son, Everett, recently informed me, “Daddy may be married to you, but you are not married to Daddy.” When I asked him to whom I was married, he replied, “Me!”

Everett, 4

Alexa Sherr Hartley; West Palm Beach, FL

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The Name Game

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

post it note on bulletin boardI was explaining to my daughter the tradition of changing last names when couples get married and said it was a matter of choice. Abigail declared, “Well, I don’t want to change my name. I like it and I know how to spell it.”

Abigail, 5

Jennifer Egerstrom; Brooklyn Park, MN

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Mini Matchmaker

Friday, April 19th, 2013

boy and girl with flowersOur neighbor’s daughter is very close with my son. One day, the little girl told Anthony she was going to marry him when she got older. He replied, “Yeah, I guess. It will be easy to find you around the corner.”

Anthony, 7

Nicole Vinciguerra; Hazlet, NJ

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Lessons in Love

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

boy and girl in fightWondering if my son had any concept of marriage, I recently asked him if he was going to get married someday. Gavin told me no. When I asked him why not, he casually replied, “I just need to stay happy.”

Gavin, 4

Kristen Pierozak; Goldsby, OK

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