We had had a late and lengthy dinner with distant relatives, who had brought an even more distantly related four-year-old. Among the entertainments keeping the kids going was the treat of having coins pressed with Disney images in one of those exciting machines in which you insert money and push a button and stand back and watch. Great fun for the little ones.
Madge got an imprint of Pooh and
What does a kid say in a situation like this?
Since it was already late and I (we) didn’t want to get into anything, I (we) decided to ignore it, but
Again, we let it go. It might have just been easier to say, “He’s the Christmas baby and the Easter dude.”
Big difference between first and second children. At the same age (six and change), Madge referred to Jesus as “the guy who got hammered,” because we had gone to some museums and she was fascinated by the various pictures of this naked guy on a cross.