Friday, March 27, 2009

Why are you not a kangaroo?

I was reading a story to Betu from one of the books that his chachi had got for him last year. The book had lots of animal stories. He really likes that book since it has a huge variety of animals in it from elephant to walrus, anteater to flamingo etc

So as we were flipping through the drawings/sketches of one story he stopped me short and asked in a very thoughtful tone "Aap kangaroo kyun nahi ho?" I didn't know what to respond and looked at him in a confused state of mind thinking now where does this come from?

He probably guessed that and said "Kangaroo ki pocket hoti hai. Agar aap kangaroo hote to main aapki pocket mein baithta. Kitna mazaa aata na?" :D

I just hugged him tight and kissed him on the head. Such are the simple hearts and simple desires of these little ones.

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Stone said...


Subhashree said...

Aww... tell him you were a kangaroo for around 10 months before he was born. He might have forgotten about it, but it did happen :)

Monika said...

awwww he is so adorable affectionate little boy

and i agree with subhashree

Swati said...

Very sweet !

Mama - Mia said...


then cubby wont be able to say godi chaiyye!:p



Monika,Ansh said...

so cute :)

PG said...

ha ha ha! so cute! lots of hugs and kisses to him!