A Strategically Restricted Vocabulary

by Mr. Sheehy

A quote of the day from Ellen, our 2 1/2 year old daughter whose vocabulary usually seems as large as mine. Faced with our television, however, which hides behind armoire doors, she was at a loss:

“We need to turn that big black thing on.”

No, Pookey, we don’t. And your lack of words to describe it makes me think we’re doing something right in this crazy attempt at parenting.