Notable Underage Quotables

A 16 year-old More Worried About His Grandmother than His Own Failing Heart

“Gramma, they say if I get a new heart, I’m not allowed to be around smokers. So can you promise to try to quit smoking if I come home?”
–16 year old teen, waiting for a heart transplant, trying to convince his grandmother to quit smoking. I overheard the conversation on my way into his room. I still think about how charmingly manipulative he was.