One of my first evenings back from overseas, my
girl's understanding parents left us alone in the
Naturally, we did not talk all the time.
In the midst of a kiss, I noticed her little sister in her
nightgown watching us from the doorway. "If you
will be a good girl and go to bed, I will give you a
quarter," I said to her.
Without taking the bribe or saying a word, she ran
off but soon was back again.
"Here is a dollar," she said. "I wanna watch."
Today is the oldest you've ever been, yet the youngest you'll ever be, so enjoy this day while it lasts.