Island Boy: Are you going to sit with me?
Running Girl: Yes.
IB: Oh, thank goodness! I thought you were not.
IB: I love you, Mommy.
RG: I love it when you tell me that. It makes my heart explode!
IB: That means it makes your heart feel good, right Mommy?
IB: Mommy, I’m going to keep you forever!
IB: My music teacher played music for us today. We were dancing to music from I.T.
RG: Who’s I.T.?
IB: Oh, you know, Mommy, my country-I.T.
RG: Ohhhh, Aiyti!
IB: Do you think I’m going to Ding Dong School?
RG: No. Who said that?
IB: Daddy did, but I don’t think I’m going to Ding Dong School.
The cat races through the kitchen. I see IB stomping down the hallway. Is he chasing the cat? I’m not sure. I call him over for questioning.
IB: What? I was not chasing the cat.
RG: Mm hmm, go up to your room, please.
Reading “Hop On Pop”
IB: Look how fast the clock is going! Oh well, we’ll have to keep reading.
Time sure does fly when you’re having fun!