Ever since I was a teenager, My Dad has always given my siblings & myself a card & cash on our Birthday.
My Dad saw my facial expression & asked: “Chanel, what are you frowning about?’
Me: ‘Daddy, I don’t need this’.
My Dad smiled & said ‘Yes you do! You just got your 1st car right?’
My Dad: ‘Chanel, You Never want to be somewhere & can’t get back home on
This AAA card ensures you can get a tow/get your tire replaced, etc.
Even if your not in your own car, with this, You will always be able to
You’ll have to renew this AAA membership every year!
So from here on out, use some of the birthday money I give You, to renew your AAA membership, You understand?’
Me: ‘Yes Daddy!’
After the convo, I was still heated because my young ass didn’t really comprehend what he was saying. Now at 40 I FINALLY get it.
To this day, I’ve never had to worry about
a tow because I’ve always kept a AAA membership.
I’m #GratefulAsFck for all the birthday donations.
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