Overheard

On Sunday I actually overheard a mother yelling this at her 5-6 year old son;

“Stop eating so many vegetables!”

I know!

In public (at a Yom Ha’atzmaut event – celebrating Israel’s birthday).

Happy Birthday Israel!  You don’t look a day over 61.

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3 comments

  1. Other day at my daughter’s T Ball Game

    “I told you not to fall!!”

    When her kid fell through the bleachers and landed on the ground, hurt herself and started screaming.

  2. Jo – I know. I sat there, probably looking like a complete idiot – staring at the Mom, wondering if I had just heard what I thought I heard.

    Eric – LOL. That is totally something I would say to my kid, but I probably would have said “Be careful, you will fall”, first. Because saying that after is pointless. Like telling someone who has just tripped to watch their step.

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