A day before the deadline for submitting the Mater Heart Run money, my son was busy following up debts from people who had pledged. As a passive observer, this is how the conversation went Son: Hello Mama XXXX? This is HM and I am using my mummy's phone. Mama XXXX: Hi H? How are you? How was school. READ ALSO: Why you should never tell your hubby what job you do Son: Fine. Now (3 second silence). I am calling to remind you about the KSh XXX you pledged on my Mater Heart Run form. I need it tonight so I can take it to school tomorrow. Mama XXXX: Oh! Can i give you on Sunday? Son: No. The deadline is tomorrow. Send using MPesa to my mummy's line. and include the withdrawal charge because my mummy will deduct it from me if you don't include it. READ ALSO: Why I had The Sex Talk with my 8-year-old son Mama XXXX: OK H. Son: What time will you send? I sleep at 8pm and I want to count the money and put it safely in my bag. Mama XXXX: I am sending now. Son: Thank you. Say hello to XXXX. I will see him at soccer practice on Sunday. Bye!