Gift ideas for an 8-year-old, part 1 of 2 - I have TWO 8-year-olds to buy for, so I’m going to split it up into two posts. Today will be the things we’re getting for Edward. I dislike saying “Gift id...
September 10, 2006
Follow the Leader
Edward follows Elizabeth all around their playroom: whatever she's doing looks good to him. (We speculate that this is how we got twins: "Hey, you're going down the fallopian tube now? Me too!") This drives Elizabeth crazy. She crabs and cries at him, and looks at us in appeal. She's oppressed; he's oblivious, unaffected, unrelenting. She keeps moving away; he keeps joining her.