So she can leave you some
money in place of your tooth.”
“Moneeeey, I get money for my baby tooth?”
Daddy shook his head yes.
“What will the Tooth Fairy do with my tooth?”“It’s told
the Tooth Fairy buries it as a sign the little boy or girl i
s growing up.”
Yes, like a big girl.
Anna said, “I want to be a big girl, too.”
**********Later that night, the girls were snuggled under their covers. Joshua was curled up
with his favorite blue fleece blanket asleep at the bottom of his sisters’ bed.
bedtime story when Emily asked,
When will my tooth come
Mama patted the edge of the bed,
“Let me look
Emily careful to not wake her little brother got out from underneath the covers tosit beside Mama.
“Open wide, dear,” Gently, she wiggled Emily’s tooth,
Emily closed her mouth. “Well…when will come out?”
“I’m not sure. These things are unpredictable.”
“Yes, unpredictable…you know, not knowing for sure. I can tell you this, your
tooth will get wigglier and wigglier every day until finally it
“How will it come out?”
It can come out while eating something chewy or you may need help getting it
out.”Anna climbed over Joshua, “How did
your first baby tooth come out, Mama
“My grandma…your great
-grandma Joy gently tugged it out with the hem of hera