Looking at the snap close to his wrist on his coat:
Gavin: "I need to look at my watch."
Me: "What time is it?"
Gavin: "Um....it's ninety thirty."
When requesting to play with my iPad:
Gavin: "Mommy, go get your iPad right now and please."
During bedtime routine:
Me: "Would you like to say a prayer before bed?"
Gavin: "Ya. I wanna pray God be with my grandparents and give them lots of love."
Pondering his soon-to-be sibling:
Gavin: "Who gonna be Baby Doc's mommy?"
Me: "I am, sweetie. I'm going to be your mommy and Baby Doc's mommy."
Gavin: "Who gonna be his daddy?"
Me: "Your daddy. He's going to have the same parents as you."
While eating lunch:
Gavin, pointing to a bag on the table: "Mommy, what's that stuff?"
Me: "That's granola for my yogurt. Would you like some granola?"
Gavin: "Wat chu say? Cranilla?"
Gavin: "Oh. I sayin' it wrong!"
Sprawled out in the front doorway when the door was open:
Me: "What are you doing?"
Gavin: "I layin' in the sunshine like Daisy."
When thinking I'm being goofy:
Gavin: "You a silly bobby."
Me: "What's a bobby?"
Gavin, shaking head and sticking out his tongue: "That."
To Ryan as he buckled Gavin into my car:
Gavin: "Daddy, you go away now. I have a date with Mommy."
While playing with the baby Jesus from our Mardi Gras king cake:
Me: "What are you doing, buddy?"
Gavin: "I put baby Jesus in the fridge cuz he gettin' hot."
Me: "Won't he get cold in there?"
Gavin: "He need to cool off and be safe."