#3 - "Mom, I love MG. He's such a good dad."
#2 - "Yah, he doesn't hit us or yell like our other dad."
OK, now I have guilt.
#1 - Ever the wanna-be-grownup "I think you've made a wise choice, Mother."
#4 - "Mom, do you like MG?"
Me - in a conspiratorial whisper "Yes. In fact, I even LOVE him."
#4 - "Well, don't you think it's time you DO something about that?"
Ummm, why is she telling ME this? Hmmmm?