You're Not My Mother

6 years ago

No, I’m not.

You’re not my mother.  SO STOP PRETENDING!

I’m not pretending.

Don’t hug me.  Don’t smile at me.  I want my mother, and you’re NOT HER.

Okay.  I won’t hug you.  I’ll try hard not to smile.  I know how much you want your mother, sweetheart.  She’ll be here as soon as she can.

Soon is a long time.

It can be.  She would be with you every minute if she could.

Huh.  So, why does she leave me with YOU.  Because she PAYS you?

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