So I asked my kids "Who's going to be gone next week?" 5 hands immediately shot up.
"Daniel*, yes your mum already told me. Dominik*, yes, you told me last week - even though you actually had no idea when the holidays were. Cecil*, okay. Richard*, okay. Thomas* - wait, Thomas you go to a different school. Your holidays are the following week. Why are you going to be gone?"
"Right then, I'll ask your mom."
"No, I was confused. I'll be here next week."
Now, I'm not sure why I argued with the kid. I totally want a holiday too. But now, because I
And aside from being totally tempted to roundhouse kick the troublemaker in the class (not Thomas) in the head, that was the highlight of my evening.
*Names have been changed to protect the