“Dad, where are our books on the solar system?”
“I need that chemistry set! Where are my goggles?”
“Mom, is this a picture of the cilia inside our noses?”
“What sorts of tools would we need to travel to the Earth’s core?”
“If we change one thing on earth, does it affect everything else on earth?”
And just as I was about to bask in the glow of my beautiful son’s unending curiosity and impressive intellect, he asked:
“Mom, do you think it’s possible to burp the theme song from “Elmo’s World?”
Sigh . . .
We’re getting there–just not today.