Thursday, October 19, 2006

Why I'm Thankful for Modern Dentistry

Abby had a school assignment to write some statements describing herself. Here's an excerpt from her verbal self-portrait:

I Am...

- A cat lover
- A traveler
- A sister of Hannah and Sam
- A 9 year-old
- Sad when I don't get candy
- A candy lover
- A happy person when I buy candy

In addition to the frightening prospect of the cost of future dental work, I wonder if Abby has stumbled upon a psychiatric truth. Is candy an anti-depressant? Is she actually unhappy when she doesn't have any? Should I be worried about an addiction?



Anonymous El said...

She may have just been hungry at the time she came up with that - sometimes a horse is just a horse and not a zebra!! :)

I totally messed up that horse/zebra thing but I'm going to leave it but please know that I know it's wrong. Thank you.

2:11 PM  
Blogger Kafaleni said...

Sugar is good until the sugar high kicks out. Then you need more candy.

3:05 AM  
Blogger edaC said...

hey, for her it's candy, for us it's mojitos.

2:11 PM  
Anonymous WriterDude said...

Mojitos and blogging. Might as well air out all of our addictions-in-common... ;-)

4:46 PM  
Blogger edaC said...

oh, ok, blogging too...geez...


and btw, KDF and the Blog Addictions WBAGNFARB.

10:04 PM  
Anonymous insomniac said...

local news did a story on Net find out if you had it, there was a!

11:56 PM  
Anonymous Eleanor said...

Now that's funny, insom!


2:53 PM  

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