Me: David, you know how bad you feel right now? Imagine you still had to do all your schoolwork, even though you're sick. I still have to do all my work right now. Doesn't that stink.
David: Yeah. I'm glad I'm not a girl.
So, I didn't have the gender sensitive discussion with him that I should have had. But I laughed at myself, assured him that dads work really hard, too and got up and threw together something for their dinner. Future daughters-in-law: it's not much, but it's all I have in me right now.