Friday, March 13, 2009

Ish, ish, ish!

We were over at the Masons tonight and Rachel started going through my purse. She wanted a snack and I didn't have one. I told her that, but I guess she had to look for herself.

"Ish? Ish? Ish?" she asked.

I didn't know what she meant. So I told her, "I don't know what you mean..."

"Ish?!" she repeated, slightly exasperated.

"I still don't know what you mean." I said.

She took the biggest breath she could and then heaved a huge sigh. Rolling her eyes slightly she flicked her tongue in and out of her mouth.

"Blu-du-blu-du-blu-du?" she clarified.

That is what a fish says. At least, it's what Rachel thinks a fish says. How sad that she's started to say "ish" instead of "blu-du-blu-du-blu-du" because "blu-du-blu-du-blu-du" is so much cooler. I was hoping she'd hold onto that until kindergarten, at least. That would really have given her something to talk to her therapist about!

6 comments:

  1. Lol! Cute! I know. There are things I don't want Amy to grow out of saying, most of them having to do with her tongue going in and out of her mouth.

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  2. She's speaking a different language. :) And if you can't be understood saying one thing, you go around it another way. Rachel's so smart!

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  3. Just thought I'd clarify that she was looking for goldfish crackers, in case y'all didn't get that. If you didn't, totally my bad because apparently I didn't write that part in. :)

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  4. Haha how cute! While she was working on her languages, I almost won Scrabble (until Daphne and Joseph came from nowhere and beat Aden and me by one point!)... today was a good day :) Thanks for coming over for a while before heading over to the Masons!

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  5. That is so dang cute! Glad she's caught on to eye-rolling already. That's an important thing for a girl to know. :)

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