“Be not the slave of your own past. Plunge into the sublime seas, dive deep and swim far, so you shall come back with self-respect, with new power, with an advanced experience that shall explain and overlook the old.”
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
And laughed my head off.
Then G saw it too.
Then she started giggling, saying--
"I just got it!"
I looked at her thinking: you're 10, how is it that you are getting this.
But in the interest of self preservation and denial (my own) I decided to just let it go.
Not everything has to be a sing-song teachable moment.