It’s Going to Be an Ordeal When You Get a Baby

But that’s how it’s supposed to be

A baby with a birthday hat is crying at the beach
A baby crying | Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash

Someone is screaming outside; I can hear it from the kitchen. I go to the balcony. A woman is yelling over the phone:

“You don’t have to respect me as a person, but you have to respect me as the mother of your child!”

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