Caleb made a left out of the parking lot and headed homeward.
It was quiet in the car. After a minute or two of silence, Caleb decided to put it out there.
“So…that gluten-free Communion bread was pretty much disgusting.”
The reaction from his wife and kids was immediate, unanimous, and simultaneous:
“Yes! It was like eating Memory Foam!”
“I know–it’s STILL stuck in my teeth!”
“I’m still chewing on it–my saliva can’t break it down!”
Caleb smiled. He loved his family. They didn’t always agree on everything, but they got him. And he got them.