"We need to have a talk." How scary are those words when our parents say them? How many of us actually enjoy the conversation that follows that statement? It's safe to say, not a lot of us do.
Today's Teen Ink article is about a teen who has a normal weekly routine watching movies with her mom. One day, when Jenna M. thinks she's going to pick a flick to watch with her mom, her mother drops the "we need to talk" line and tells her about a situation that has been going on for awhile and how it's starting to alter their lives more.
Today is a typical Saturday afternoon in the middle of October, and Mom and I are just finishing our ordinary lunch of a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, a bag of chips, and a glass of cold milk. My dad and younger sister have gone to cheer on the Bulldogs at a football game, so Mom and I have the entire house to ourselves. As I get up to clean the mess, I anticipate what is coming next.
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