Me: Well, y'all need to pray that the Lord sends us some families with older kids who've been classically educated so y'all can have some more classmates.
Boy: They have to be guys. And they have to be athletic, so we can play basketball!
Girl 1: And they have to be cute! We'll pray for cute guys.
Me (rolling my eyes): Yeah. Why don't you go ahead and pray that a couple families will move here and enroll at CCA with upper-school-aged boys who've been classically educated and are athletic and cute... and why don't you throw in that they have Australian accents too?
Girl 2 (fists in the air): YEAH!!
Me (as their parents): Honey, I appreciate your newfound interest in prayer, but you've been kneeling there since you got home from school and it's time for dinner.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Conversations With My Students
My poor little darlins... their brains are just fried from end-of-school craziness. We were talking today about how our Kindergarten and 1st/2nd grade classes are almost full for next Fall, but there are only a handful of kids in 8th-10th grades. Bless 'em: