Monday, November 2, 2009

Feet up the stairs

Hubby was working on a weekend project with his tool box open. H1 picked up the measuring tape and pulled it up to her head and asked, "How tall am I Thaaththi?"
Squinting at the tape, Hubs replied, "Three feet."
"No, no, no," said H1, "Ammi said I was one hundred and more!"
"Yes, darling, that's about three feet."
"Stop measuring my feet silly, you have to measure up to my upstairs*" said H1.

Note* - anything above ground level is 'upstairs' to H1. In this case she was talking about her head :o)

10 comments:

  1. hahahahaha! xD metric kids these days! ;)

    I am also loving your new avatar Sue! :D

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  2. Thanks Chavie. That's an oil painting I did a few years ago

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  3. and she's right! :)
    so sweet... I love to sit with kids her age and talk away.. it's always very warm and fun.

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  4. Nothing related to this post, but related to some discussion we had sometime back :)

    So Im back in the country, I go as KJ. Btw, Mudmark is also there. (And she would possibly think that I'd get arrested for posting this on the suspicion of being a stalker!)

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  5. Kulendra, I figured you are back cause I saw your name on a document hubs brought back and asked him to talk to you :o) Did he? Wow. Didn't know Mudmark was there. She hardly writes now :o(..used to love her wit.

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  6. Hi Surani, had such a laugh at that one :) Haven't been able to check in with your blog recently because of being really busy with a new job, so it was great to read this post. What a cutie your Nethmi is :)

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  7. Reading your posts. I miss those ages now Su...

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  8. M...how come I can't access your blog anymore?

    Santhoshi - how about having another? ;o) so you can re-live all that (along with sleepless night, teething days, potty training, the terrible twos etc..ha ha)

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