Don’t even ask where I ran the cord from

by DaniGirl on December 29, 2008 · 7 comments

in Ah, me boys

The boys are engaged in an ongoing battle of one-upmanship. Whatever one can do, the other can do better.

A snippet of conversation from today:

Tristan: “Yeah, well, I know more Pokémon characters than you do!”

Simon: “No you don’t!”

Tristan: “Yes I do!”

**fast forward through six rounds of “No you don’t!”/”Yes I do!”**

Simon: “I’ve been watching Pokémon longer than you!”

Tristan: “No you haven’t. I’m older, I’ve been watching Pokémon longer than you!”

Simon: “No you haven’t. I’ve been watching Pokémon since I was in mommy’s belly!”

Beloved, after the laughter of grownups subsides: “Sheesh, you didn’t tell me you had cable in there. No wonder they were all so reluctant to come out!”


{ 7 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Mac and Cheese December 29, 2008 at 1:52 pm

I bet you didn’t have a PVR in there either

2 colleen December 29, 2008 at 4:59 pm

Just really love your blog. Happy New Year to all the Donders.

3 jo(e) December 29, 2008 at 7:14 pm

Too funny.

4 Lee December 29, 2008 at 7:28 pm

That’s priceless!

5 Mom To A Preschooler December 29, 2008 at 10:22 pm

That was just funny. My daughter does the same with a cousin. Sometimes they can argue about the most useless stuff. Nobody wants to lose. Happy new year to you and your family!

6 Mad December 29, 2008 at 11:37 pm

Someone has to say it: you’ve got a womb with a view.

7 snackmommy2 December 30, 2008 at 10:18 am

I’ve heard of playing Mozart next to your swollen belly, but wasn’t familiar with the benefits to siddleing up next to an episode of Pokémon!

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