Couple days ago the pediatric gastroenterologist asked the young teen (13) if he exercises with his dad and vice versa.
Neither one really said much. Yet they both knew the progress slowly being made.
The Doc was led to believe that not much was happening, yet the father and son were okay with that.
The dad said that he ‘sets a great example’.
As the Doc began sharing the obvious benefits, the dad took a moment and simply said,
A tree doesn’t grow overnight.
The kid’s a seventh grader. His time will come.