Mineral Wells Index
By Vivian Conrad | Senior Center Director
“I’m a tough guy,” my grandson announced.
Trying to mask a smile, his father prompted me, “Ask him why he’s tough.”
OK. “Asher, why are you tough?”
Puffing up his chest, the 3-year-old replied, “Because I’m a Conrad! But you’re not tough, Monie. You’re not a Conrad.”
“Oh, yes, I’m a Conrad, too,” I corrected.
“But you’re not a guy, Monie.”
“No, I’m a Conrad Momma. Conrad Mommas are tough.”
Asher thought about that a moment before commenting, “My Momma is a Conrad, but she’s not tough.”
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