"Mom, what's the weirdest thing that ever happened to you?" (my 9-year-old on Saturday)
"Umm, getting diagnosed with diabetes, I guess... Yes, definitely the diabetes."
"But you knew about them before, right?"
"Knew about who, honey?"
"The diabetes! And what they do and stuff..."
School started today. I sure hope they don't change her too much.
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