But Mrs. Crocker…

“When are you getting Ellie Jo’s ears pierced?”

“Well, we’ll probably wait until she wants to have pierced ears. I dunno, maybe when she’s 10 or so.”

“Oh but Mrs. Crocker, then it will hurt so bad! You must do it when she is small.”

Should I tell her that most little girls in America don’t get their ears pierced as tiny babies?

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2 Responses to “But Mrs. Crocker…”

  1. I guess there’s more in common between Hickman County, Tennessee, and Kigali, Rwanda, than I thought…

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