When the Good Lord was creating moms, He was into His sixth day of “time beyond regulation” when the angel appeared and mentioned. “You are doing a whole lot of fiddling round on this one.”
And God mentioned, “Have you ever learn the specs on this order?” She must be fully washable, however not plastic. Have 180 moveable elements…all replaceable. Run on black espresso and leftovers. Have a lap that disappears when she stands up. A kiss that may remedy something from a damaged leg to a disillusioned love affair. And 6 pairs of fingers.”
The angel shook her head slowly and mentioned. “Six pairs of fingers…. no approach.”
It isn’t the fingers which can be inflicting me issues,” God remarked, “it is the three pairs of eyes that moms need to have.”
That is on the usual mannequin?” requested the angel. God nodded.
One pair that sees by closed doorways when she asks, ‘What are you youngsters doing in there?’ when she already is aware of. One other right here at the back of her head that sees what she should not however what she has to know, and naturally those right here in entrance that may take a look at a baby when he goofs up and say. ‘I perceive and I like you’ with out a lot as uttering a phrase.”
God,” mentioned the angel touching his sleeve gently, “Get some relaxation tomorrow….”
I am unable to,” mentioned God, “I am so near creating one thing so near myself. Already I’ve one who heals herself when she is sick…can feed a household of six on one pound of hamburger…and may get a 9 yr outdated to face underneath a bathe.”
The angel circled the mannequin of a mom very slowly. “It is too mushy,” she sighed.
However robust!” mentioned God excitedly. “You’ll be able to think about what this mom can do or endure.”
Can it suppose?”
Not solely can it suppose, however it may possibly cause and compromise,” mentioned the Creator.
Lastly, the angel bent over and ran her finger throughout the cheek.
There is a leak,” she pronounced. “I advised You that You have been attempting to place an excessive amount of into this mannequin.”
It isn’t a leak,” mentioned the Lord, “It is a tear.”
What’s it for?”
It is for pleasure, unhappiness, disappointment, ache, loneliness, and delight.”
You’re a genius, ” mentioned the angel.
Somberly, God mentioned, “I did not put it there.”