Mikela: 6 years old Rosie: 6 years old Malaya: 5 years old Gabriel: 2 years old
Me: So kids – what will you miss the most in St. Louis?
Me: No IN St. Louis.
Rosie: the black people.
Me: If we could bring anything we wanted to the Mole – what would it be?
Malaya: Nana. (gotta love that kid).
Mikela: ice cream
Rosie: the black people (I wonder if she knows they live there too! LOL!)
Me: What’s the first thing you want to do when we move into our new house?
Malaya: Play with the babies
Mikela: Go to the beach and dance
Rosie: Make new friends
Malaya: How long before we gonna move there? It’s been 1000 days already.
Me: Maybe in 2 weeks.
Malaya: I hope I don’t die before then.
Mikela: Mom – how come you never swim with us in the ocean?
Me: Because I don’t like the fish in there.
Mikela: But we moved. The whale can’t eat you now.
Malaya: Do you think we could leave Gabe in St. Louis?
Me: No. Why?
Malaya: I just think that would be best for everybody.
Mikela: do you think the americans will come and see us there?
Rosie: What about the canadians?
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