Holding my urge to lecture how a girlfriend at this age is not necessary, I ask, "What does that mean?"
"It means I can't get married when I grow up."
And a few seconds later he adds, "I need to."
My mommy instinct kicks in and I tell him, "There's plenty of time for that. You have to get thru college first, and a lot of people meet their wives or their girlfriends in college. There's plenty of time baby..."