The Boy (10): "Have you ever considered having another kid? Like giving me a brother?"
Me: "Well, yeah, we thought about it. Why do you ask?"
The Boy: "I’ve been thinking about that a lot today."
Me: "Why have you been thinking about that a lot today?"
The Boy: "Because it turns out that it’s illegal to own a boxing kangaroo."
—The Boy (who will be 7 at the end of the month) upon hearing the opening notes of Für Elise at a concert Friday night.
Who says TV isn’t educational ;-?
Random factoid: this the first piece of classical music that I ever knew the name of, which I learned from a TV commercial for one of those “Time Life Collections” where they had the names of the songs playing as the name scrolled past on the screen.
I think I first heard it on Bugs Bunny.