LS: “Mama. What day it is?”
LS: “What number?”
LS: “its Thursday, 25 of Octember, 2012. Next year it will be Thursday 25 of Octember 2013.”
FS: “Well actually, next year the 25th will be on a Friday. And it’s Oct-O-ber.”
LS: “Oct EMMMMM ber”.
FS: “Oct- O-ber…like Octo-pus. OOOOO, OOOOO, OctOOOOOber.”
LS: “Oct EMMMMMMM ber”.
I hope she never learns to say it right. It’s cuter this way :) While we’re on the subject, I know that a lot of speech therapists are getting or have gotten a LOT of money to help teach the Little Scribbler to speak in the conventional way…..but don’t tell them I prefer her sentence patterns as they are.
For the record, I blame Dr. Seuss for both issues….