Sometimes when our nine year old is angry, he goes to his room to cool down by drawing the thing that made him mad (a mean picture of his brother) or making Keep Out signs or writing down the offending event. Then he returns to family life or homework or the basketball game on the street with a smile.
On a recent weekend evening, he shared a list he had written earlier in the day. The spelling is his (with translation where necessary).
Things I will never like
- Sewead (steping on)
- Penut butter
- 80s muise
- Gaming fingers (a.k.a. jamming fingers)
- Dierreiy (diarrhea)
- Dring off with a cold wet towel
- Peolpe that stay inside all day and play video games
- Peolpe that brag