'I'm always looking for the Hows and the Whys and the Whats,' said Muskrat, 'That is why I speak as I do. You've heard of Muskrat's Much-in-Little, of course?'
'No,' said the child. 'What is it?'
- The Mouse and his Child. Russell Hoban.

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Monday, 8 April 2013

Reasons my son is crying.


Not my son.  The father's site that I've been visiting here.
I know I shouldn't have laughed so much at photos a father took of a little boy crying but it brought back so many memories ... I bet he's between two and four.

Here are three from the list:

I wouldn't let him drink bath water.

His brother's boots don't fit.

I closed the refrigerator door.

More reasons.

Thanks for the link James.

4 comments:

  1. Too funny! I looked at the link and laughed and laughed. In my day a few swats on his bottom might have been prescribed. I do agree with the little boy about wearing a giraffe costume, though. No one should ever have to do that.

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  2. Best one at our house remains daddy cut the waffle.............in the wrong room! And yes he was 2. Funny then and still funny now.

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  3. Hahaha! I agree Robert. And Helen: That's a great one! My favourite from one* of my three: I put the glass of water on the chest of drawers for the night (as I had done 100 times before. Tears. So I began to take it away. Tears. So I put it back on the chest of drawers. More tears. So I began to take it away. Beginning of a total meltdown of tears. So I .... etc. x 12. At which point I took it away.

    * You know who you are.

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  4. Made me laugh too.

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