From the backseat: “Why did Riley’s dog die, Mom?”
“It was very old, Bug.”
“Will Tesserwell die, Mom?”
“Not for a long time, Honey.”
“Will I get old, and you and Gbot?”
“Not for a very long time, Moon Pie.”
“Riley asked if I could save her dog. But I couldn’t. I’m not really a superhero.”
When’s the last time the world made you realize your superhero costume was just fancy pajamas?