Thursday, February 5, 2015
How to Bond With Your Child Despite The Fact That You're Old
At the urging of The Brothers, I downloaded Trivia Crack on my phone and proceeded to get -- yes -- addicted to it. During a rousing game today, Oliver had this question under the history tab:
Which was one of the first North American settlements?
The answer, of course, was Jamestown (the game is multiple choice), and Oliver was very excited to get it.
I said, And who was it that taught you that? BOOM!
Evidently, I pushed the bonding moment one infinitesimal bit too far because I got an enormous eye roll and this:
Some crazy loser woman who says BOOM!
I slunk off, vowing not to ever use the word BOOM! again, at least in the presence of a millennial.