Never tell your kids you’re going to do something unless you’re prepared to follow through on it.
That’s what Houston’s Susan Jonesia learned when her son called her on something she said while he was going through Marine Corps basic training. Casual words really, from a mom trying to encourage her son. The only problem was that she’d suggested they get a tattoo together.
And that’s not the sort of thing a young Marine is going to let his mom forget.