Whispers In The Wind. Real Quotes Heard By Real Moms.

Whispers In The Wind. Real Quotes Heard By Real Moms.
Dreams Come True

Trust me. I couldn't make this stuff up if I wanted to.

June 10, 2013

From the 13-year-old daughter: "Remember that time you brought that Rice Krispie Treat cake into my class when I was 11? You were such a cool mom back then."

From the online banking service (via email): "Your account is overdrawn."

From a 40-something friend (via text), regarding getting old: "I think an Old Lady Fairy visits in the middle of the night right after your 40th birthday. She puts poison pixie dust in your eyes & ears to make em go bad then takes whatever's left and puts it on your abs, arms and back fat."

From another 40-ish friend (via Facebook) after publicly acknowledging she Googled the song Bizarre Love Triangle, only to catch grief for doing so: "I know the song. God knows I drunk danced to it, just never knew the name. Keep walking, nothing to see here."

From the 15-year-old son (via text) when asked how his finals went earlier in the day: "Good."

From the 10-year-old son: "Can I give you a big hug?"

From the tired husband (after returning from a fog-delayed business trip): "I moved your car to the other side of the street since tomorrow's street cleaning day. By the way, the inside of your car smells like ass."

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Do you have a Whisper In The Wind you'd like to share? If so, please email Christine at tinywolf (at) AOL (dot) com, subject line WHISPERS IN THE WIND Submissions. Please keep entries to 45 words or less. Why? Because I'm 45 years old and I need to feel control in at least one area of my life. Next year, I might bump it up to 46...

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