At a Walgreens in Santa Fe

charcoal drawing on an entryway wall
to a store in The Plaza,
Santa Fe

Two Hispanic women and I were browsing the same section (pain relief). A little girl yelled loudly from the aisle over.

First woman: Why do kids want so much shit!

Second woman: Ummmmm . . . because they’re just like us?

Christ I laughed hard. Truth be funny!

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