Yesterday I drove my teenage son to McDonald’s to get a snack on my way into town. We had just eaten lunch 30 minutes ago and he and his hollow leg were hungry again.
I thought a snack might tide him over until dinner.
In the drive-through he ordered an entire cheeseburger meal and asked if it was okay if he ordered apple pies for dessert.
“What?” I said and stared at him incredulously. “Seriously? We just ate lunch.”
“I know mom”, he said. “But this is linner.”
The meal between lunch and dinner. Continue reading