Same kids as in #1; that is, the number one post right before this one entitled Oh! The Things Kids Say: #1.
Six months later. Same (now ex) husband. Summer. We are working in the garden at the back of the house.
The kids come over and stare at the husband as they stand beside me. Me and the boys are chatting. Seems they forgave me for the snow angel faux pas from the previous snow storm that winter. We’re having a good old visit. But they keep staring at the husband and then looking up at me.
Finally, one of them said to me, as the husband bent down to pull a weed or something, “Is that your daddy?”
Husband almost fell into the dirt. They didn’t believe me when I told them who he was. They looked at me like What were you thinking?