wishing her teachers luck

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Alice starts school in just over a month. I really cannot believe how quickly this has crept up on us. It doesn’t seem that long ago that she was being dragged kicking and screaming from my abdomen and now I find myself buying school uniform for a child who will most likely be taller than me by the time she’s twelve.

I guess I shouldn’t be surprised, after all I’ve spent the last four and a half years wishing, sometimes very loudly, that she would grow up and it seems she’s finally decided to. Overnight. While I was blinking.

Example: (Yesterday afternoon, sitting on the sofa beside Nick watching the football) “Daddy,” (waits until she has his full attention) “How is the world made?”


One thought on “wishing her teachers luck

    Adrian said:
    March 11, 2008 at 22:18

    Funnily enough I can remember a little girl of about Alice’s age asking similarly difficult questions, such as ” what mkes the wind blow”, must run in the family……..

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