Essay on I Am A Friend - Original Writing
She looked him in the eyes and said, "I 'm sorry I didn 't come to you. I realize the mistake I made. I didn 't know how you would feel. I was wrong for not giving you that chance."
He let his hand down and looking at her he said, "I accept your apology, Jada. Just know this that having a child with you would not have been a burden. We have a very unorthodox arrangement here and I understand your plight. Honey, I 'm a grown man and I would never have shirked my responsibility. I would have welcomed a child. What do you think I would have done? Kicked you out? Took the child away from you?"
She looked away and that gave him the answer.
He got upset then, "Jada, you 're not Laurel! I wouldn 't do that to you!"
He then looked at her and asked, "Or were you thinking of taking the child away from me?"
She looked at him astonished; her hand flew to her stomach and whispered, "No."
Brokenly she responded, "I would never, ever do that to you. You 're a great father and I see the love you bestow upon Olivia and Kaitlyn." She shook her head and looked down despondently, "I just didn 't know how you would feel having a child with me."
He was amazed at what she admitted just now. He said her name softly. Jada couldn 't look up and the tears flowed. She felt raw.
"Baby, I would have loved having a child with you. Seeing you pregnant would have been one of…