In a supermarket, Kurtis the stock boy, was busily > > working when a > > new voice came over the intercom asking for a carry > > out at check > > register 4. Kurtis was almost finished, and wanted to > > get some > > fresh air, and decided to answer the call. As he > > approached the > > check-out stand a distant smile caught his eye, the > > new check out > > girl was beautiful. She was an older woman (maybe 26, > > and he was > > only 22) and he fell in love. Later that day, after > > his shift was > > over, he waited by the punch > > clock to find out her name. She came into the break > > room > > smiled softly at him and took her card and punched > > out, then left. > > He looked at her card, BRENDA. He walked out only to > > see her start > > walking up the road. > > > > Next day, he waited outside as she left the market, > > and offered > > her a ride home. He looked harmless enough, and she > > accepted. When > > he dropped her off, he asked if maybe he could see her > > again, > > outside of work. She simply said it wasn't possible. > > He pressed > > and and she explained she had two children and she > > couldn't afford > > a baby-sitter, so he offered to pay for the > > baby-sitter. > > Reluctantly she accepted his offer for a date for the > > following > > Saturday. > > > > That Saturday night he arrived at her door only to > > have her tell > > him that she was unable to go with him. The > > baby-sitter had called > > and canceled. To which Kurtis simply said, "Well, lets > > take the > > kids with us." > > She tried to explain that taking the children was not > > an > > option, but again not taking no for an answer, he > > pressed. Finally > > Brenda, brought him inside to meet her children. She > > had an older > > daughter who was just cute as a bug, Kurtis thought, > > then Brenda > > brought out her son, in a wheelchair, he was born a > > paraplegic > > with down syndrome. Kurtis asked Brenda, "I still > > don't understand > > why the kids can't come with us?" Brenda was amazed. > > Most men > > would run away from a woman with two kids, especially > > if one had > > disabilities. Just like her first husband and father > > of her > > children did. > > > > That evening Kurtis and Brenda loaded up the kids, > > went > > to dinner and the movies. When her son needed anything > > > > Kurtis would take care of him. When he needed to use > > the rest room, he picked him up out of his chair, took > > > > him, brought him back. The kids loved Kurtis. At the > > end > > of the evening, Brenda knew this was the man she was > > going to marry and spend the rest of her life with. > > > > A year later, they were married and Kurtis adopted > > both > > of her children and since then, they have added two > > more kids. > > > > So what happened to the stock boy and check out girl? > > Well, Mr. & Mrs. Kurt Warner, now live in St. Louis, > > where he is employed by the St. Louis Rams and plays > > quarterback.