Yup, that’s the lesson here

Ben and Karina just lost an opportunity to go to the library because they didn’t pick up their share of the toys in the time allotted.  After the weeping and gnashing of teeth subsided, I witnessed this conversation:

Ben: I doooooonnnnn’t geeeet tooooo gooooooo toooooo the liiiiiibraaaaaryyyyyy.

Karina: Me either.  But you know what?  At least we don’t have to clean anymore.

Ben: Oh!  That’s true.

[I’d include the lecture from me that followed, but since its impact was pretty minimal, I’m not sure it’s worth your time.]


About Grape

I've got the world's best kids and husband. Great house, steady job. I'm living the American dream. The trick is to appreciate it. I'm working on that part.
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3 Responses to Yup, that’s the lesson here

  1. Grandma Jackie says:

    ROFL I am Grandma, I get to laugh. They crack me up.

  2. Grandma Ginger says:

    I’ve been laughing for 5 minutes. Too funny!!

  3. Jody says:

    Oh man! If only that revelation STAYED cute. (Don’t ask if they still make those trade-offs at age nine!) 🙂

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