...I could whisper, ‘Turn,’ and 6,000 tons of aircraft carrier, four acres of
U.S. sovereign territory, thousands of people, enough aircraft to make a nice
air force for a small country, and billions of dollars of equipment and training turned.
And I traded it for a toddler who giggled and ran the
other way when I yelled, “Would you come here?!?“ [source]
It's from The Political Housewyf, whose blog I found by accident last week.