“First, you said you would have a decision by today. Now you tell me you’re ‘too busy’ and you bring home an alien baby?” Bridgette’s shrill voice was spooky enough for Seneca, but being in Oasis Springs without his Dads was putting him on edge.
“’Scuse me, but it was your decision for me to decide, not mine. Don’t come and complain to me about your needs when I’ve got a family to take care of.” Ayla had gotten used to her grandfather’s “discussions” with his girlfriend. It was the purple boy that caught her off guard.
“A family who you think cares about you, but they’re all pissed because you brought me around your ex! Why is she even there?! Why do you care about her still?!”
“She’s my friend, plumbob! I’ve told you before! We’re - y’know what? Never mind! I’ve got two nooboos to take care of. Go inside, go home, I don’t care! I just don’t want to fight in front of the kids!”