Sunday, April 15, 2007

Kids say the sweetest things

Kids say the darnedest things but they also say the sweetest things too.

Yesterday I was busy bidding on ebay when I heard my daughter calling me from the living room. She was watching her favourite cartoon channel - Tiny Pop, and there was an ad on.

"I want that! I want that!", she said referring to the toy being advertised.

Me: I can't buy you that

Daughter: But why? I really like it.

Me: Because Baba doesn't have any money.

Daughter: But why?

Me: Because Baba is not working in an office anymore.

Daughter: "Oh!" With a resigned look.

Me: I will get you something at the car boot next time.

Daughter: OK! With a smile.

I went back to continue with my bidding. Suddenly she was at my side and looking at what I was bidding at (which I lost because it went way beyond my budget).

Daughter: What's that?

Me: That's a toy that Baba wants but cannot buy because I don't have any money.

She was silent for a while.

Daughter: When I am big tomorrow, I will earn a lot of money and buy Baba that toy.

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That was the sweetest thing that anyone has said to me in a long time. I love my sweet daughter.

8 comments:

Jimi said...

Hey Adam.

Added you to the Faves List:

http://www.internetseriousbiz.com/2007/04/15/technorati-faves-experiment/

Thanks for the comments BTW. This list is taking off pretty fast. I got about 40 extra faves to my other site in less than a week so far.

[s][e][x][y][i][n][r][e][d] said...

Dang! she's so sweet indeed...btwn so you really quit your job to make money online is it?

If that's the case I think that's cool...

Aidan's Mama & Papa said...

awwwwwwww.... rahil's sooo sweet!!!

Z

lillian said...

that is cute... :-)

Adam said...

Jimi: Thanks. Not much luck here though.

Sexy: Actually I left it to follow my wife to UK. Searching for a job right now.

Zaza, Hardy, Lillian: You haven't seen here when she's throwing a tantrum but yeah, most of the time she's sweet.

Aaron Cook said...

Such a precious thing to say. Kids are by far the best thing on this planet. :)

Shine on,
Aaron

[s][e][x][y][i][n][r][e][d] said...

Ok..that's make us in the same situation then(except we still have not had a baby )...my husband is still looking for jobs...after six months...and god I know he's awfully bored.

It's quite difficult when we're non-EU ehhh?

janicepa said...

your dorter so sweet ler... for sure she melt your heart eh ..

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