A Tooth Anomaly

J yelled through the house excitedly, “Mama! Blake has a tooth anomaly!” I was expecting them to be doing something silly like putting chocolate on their teeth or something. Instead, I saw this:

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I have to admit I’m kind of sad. It’s his first loose tooth, and not only did I not know it was loose, we don’t know where it is. We assume he swallowed it. He told me a few weeks ago that his tooth was loose, but I checked and couldn’t find anything. But, then, like his big brother, he had been telling me for years that he had a loose tooth.

He’s not upset about it at all, nor is he very excited about losing his first tooth. I expect both of those are because no one has reminded him about the Tooth Fairy yet…