Quickie: Wake Up


The other morning as I was waking my youngest up for the second or third time I may have had this conversation with him after mimicking a bugle playing Reveille:

Me: Hey you know how much you love everything Army?

9 yo: mmmmph

Me: Right now your sarge would be yelling at you…

9 yo: mmmph (pulls covers over his head)

Me: (pulling the cover off him) Seriously, you are going to have to get up quicker than this if you are ever in the Army…

9 yo: (looking at me through one half-open eye) look dad I’m only 9… I’m not that good at waking up yet.

me: …


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