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Think The Gypsies Will Take Her?

This morning, my lovely little girl was totally a Dr. Jekyll and Miss Hyde. She would go from super fussy, freaking out because she wanted the door open or that toy or to play with the trash bag (etc.) to giggly, cute and sweet. I feel like I was put through the ringer this morning, and I've been incredibly grumpy. But I've got my coffee now and a yummy breakfast sandwich. I'm sure I'll feel better soon.

But this morning I was reminded of a conversation Londo and I have had off and on throughout this past year. This is not a new conversation, though, as previously this conversation was about the dog. Now, it is about the Pumpkin when she's been especially frustrating.

Parent 1: We could just sell her to the gypsies.
Parent 2: They wouldn't pay money for her. Maybe they'd take her for free.
Parent 1: We'll probably have to pay them to take her!
Parent 2: We could throw in the dog!
Parent 1: It just might work!

Comments

ImpostorMom said…
ah yes the gypsies. I too have pondered when they'd be making their way through these parts on more than one occasion in the past 15 months. :P
Becoming Mommy said…
Ah, yes....and if they could take the Hound too. And maybe the Hubby.
Things may be easier.
OneTiredEma said…
We want to sell the kids to the circus. They like animals.
Cloud said…
Oooh... I hate the split personality times. It is so emotionally draining, because you know that she CAN be happy, but you just can't always figure out what it is she wants. I was hoping it would get better as she learned some words.

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