My kids are desperate for pets; my six-year old son wants a dog (note, a dog, not a puppy!) and my 4-year old daughter wants a cat. The worse part is my wife keeps egging the kids on, and says she'll get the a pet when I'm next out of town.
Tonite I told my daughter I was leaving for D.C. for a couple of days, here's how the chat went:
At this point, Paige starts smiling.