Signs o' the TimesMy daughter, upon being told it is dinner time [imperiously]: "I do not wish it so!"
My daughter, making deviled eggs this weekend; "Mama, I love you." [pause] [with identical inflection] "Mama, I love these eggs."
My daughter, sitting on the floor putting on her socks and shoes before school: "Mama, I feel left out at school. Sad and left out."
Labels: motherhood--the roller coaster