Thursday, April 08, 2010

Explain the concept of death very carefully to your child. This will make threatening him with it much more effective.


You might be forgiven for thinking that Henry and Ezra are fiddling about with some cushions here, but you'd be wrong.

They are, in fact, small islands. Small islands that one perches oneself upon in order to avoid the crocodiles. Or sharks. Or crabs. Or death adders.

4 comments:

Roddy said...

Are you sure that they aren't contemplating life after death after your explanation? They both seem absorbed in some form of inner examination.

Magpie said...

Encouraging childhood imagination is such a wonderful thing. Too often their toys do all the imagining for them.

uncertainhorizon said...

I hope thye stay safe with all those dangerous creatures around.

Kris said...

We just made it through...