Because I'd rather not deal with the sadness around me. It seems the older I get the more sadness that I encounter. I want to be five again.
She was telling Granny all about Vacation Bible School. She told Granny that "Jesus riz from the tube"
And then, as she was cradling some unlikely creature that she was pretending was her pet, "I'm the animal care taker of-er"
And the four year old was so proud of his cleverness. He made a new friend who's name is Graham. And he called him Graham Cracker. Because you know that will be the last time anyone ever thinks of that. And, I'm sure it was the first.