Bonnie Brown came to StoryCorps with her 15-year-old daughter, Myra.
Bonnie is intellectually disabled with a low IQ, and for the past 18 years she has worked at the same Wendy’s restaurant outside of Philadelphia.
Here, her daughter asks her about being a mom.
Myra is currently enrolled in gifted and talented classes at her high school. She hopes to attend Cambridge University after she graduates.
Originally aired February 8, 2013, on NPR’s Morning Edition.