Wednesday 11 April 2007

Big and Little

Alice has been arguing with us about whether she is “big” or “little” as this changes whenever it’s convenient for her. Her default state is “little” as in “I [too] little to put on my underwear” although I have been yelled at for helping with her underwear a time or too because she was big then. But not now —

Dad: You can go potty by yourself.

Alice: No. I little.

Dad: I thought you were big.

Alice: No, I little. Trust me.

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I miss the days when my boys thought that they were too little to do something on their own. Now they seem to think they can do EVERYTHING on their own, with no help from dear old mom. :(

Posted by: Deborah on 11 April 2007 at 18:42

And do they say “I’m big — trust me”?

Posted by: Dad on 11 April 2007 at 19:36

I like that “trust me part”. She’s getting in practice for a few years down the road.

Posted by: Karen on 11 April 2007 at 21:17
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