"a" is convinced that the Kindle Fire (which isn't even an HD one) is AMAZING and the best technology around and unlikely to get replaced with anything better any time soon.
He wants to make sure that if I pass away, he can get the Kindle.
He wants to make sure that he can pass it down to his children.
... cracked me up. He was very earnest and all I could do was sputter, cough and laugh because he caught me mid-swallow of some water when he informed me of his wishes.