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"Hi Mom," I said when she picked up the phone.
"Oh hey Gerard, how're you doing?"
"I'm good thanks."
"So what brings you to be calling me at 5:30 in the afternoon?"
"Why does there have to be a reason Mom?"
"Cause I know you Gerard, you don't call me before dinner unless you have something to tell me, so spill."
"Damn Mom, you're good."
"Yeah, well I wanna know. What it is you wanna tell me."
"Well, I wanted to call you up and tell you...." I trailed off.
"Tell me what Gerard? You didn't ruin things between you and Frank did you?"
"Well then what is it?"
"Well, it's good news........."
"Ok, ok. Just don't scream out my full name. I'll tell you. I asked Frank to marry me."
There was silence on the other end. And then there was this huge scream. I had to pull the phone away from my ear because my Mom was screaming words which were inaudible over the phone. Frank and Mikey were standing in the doorway at this point listening to the conversation. Frank started giggling at my startled reaction to her screams.
"Mom, calm down, I'm glad you're happy, but I don't understand a word of what you're saying."
"I'm just so happy."
"Mom, wait, you don't know whether he said yes or no yet."
"Oh, so what did he say?"
"He said yes," I said, smiling for about the 50th time that day. That sparked off more screams from my Mom.
"I wanna speak to him."
"Ok, but don't scream again, I don't want you making him deaf," I said to her. "Frank, my Mom wants to speak to you," I said to him. I passed him the phone, before standing behind him and snaking my arms around his waist, resting my head on his shoulder.
"Hello Mrs Way..... yeah, I know, but I like calling you Mrs Way.... oh well thanks...... I'm glad you're happy...... we'll have to come by and see you some time..... yeah ok, I'll pass it back to him," Frank said, passing the phone back to me. I still wrapped one arm around his...