The Faith of a Child

On my way back from the gym today I realized I had just a few minutes before the kids’ school bell would go off and they’d begin lining up to get into their respective buses to head home, so I decided to surprise them and pick them up from school instead of the usual bus stop.

The younger one was the second kid to come out of her class and I noticed she had a sad face on but as soon as she saw mama standing outside, her eyes lit up and she came and gave me the greatest hug ever that literally took all the pain away from from torso twists a short while earlier. Oh how I could just stand in that warm sunshine with the arms of my 5 year old wrapped around my waist. Then I asked her about the sad look on her face and the conversation was as follows:

S: Mama, did you know I was sad today? Is t...

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