Will You Still Love Me When I Have Chin Hair?
Silence. Uncomfortable sideways glances around the table. Finally, Emma broke through with the epic question, “You have chin hair?”
“Of course I have chin hair! It’s one of the fun things that happens to us as we age,” I said with not a little bit of sarcasm. A small part of me was dancing inside that I eradicated it well enough for her not to have noticed, but I was determined not to let the real issue go. “Seriously, no one is going to offer?”
Meanwhile, a look of horror slooooowly crosses over Emma’s face. She asked, slightly panicked, “Am I going to have chin hair when I get older?!?!?”
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