227. Why not?
“So, how old are you two?” Ericka asked the kids.
“I’m 16” Justin Jr said.
“I’m 15” Allison said.
Ericka gave me a weird look.
“So you two are only a year apart?” Erick asked.
“Yup” Allison said pooping the ‘P’.
My plane had landed, my things were being sent to storage and I was on my way to Justin’s house.
“Uhm Justin, can I talk to you really quick?” Ericka asked getting out of her seat.
“Sure” I replied doing the same.
Ericka and I walked outside. She seemed frustrated, but more so confused.
“How are they only a year apart? I don’t understand. Weren’t you and whatever her face is, split up after she had your son?” Ericka asked.
“We were, but weeks before we split, we you know, and I guess she got pregnant, but she never told me. I just recently found out about it.” I replied.
“I don’t know if this is the challenge for me. I don’t think I can do this”
“Why not?” I asked taking a step closer to her.
“Because, Justin you have two kids, they’re not mine, you’re gonna always be busy with them, you’re…………….”