"I promise we will return," she tearfully told her mother. Her mother was in tears too.
"Just think of the good things that we're learning from being independent. We can't be fed by you forever. I hope those are the things that you think of, the good things that we can learn outside of this shelter whenever you find yourself lamenting over our situation," she said before she left again.
Yes, I hope those are the things you think of when you remember us.