"When Max is dead can I have a perrito"
A few days ago I went in to get Aubrey up for school and before her eyes were open she was saying very frantically, "where are the bugs, the bugs, the bugs". So I talked to her about using her imagination for NICE dreams and maybe having kitty cat dreams. The next day, "Aubrey did you have a good sleep". She shakes her head yes and then says,
"actually mommy the bad kitties killed the good kitties in my
Um, where is she learning this language and what is an appropriate response??? No one close to us has died - except Chotty of course. And all the research about death and the 3-5 age ranges indicates that it is not a "permanent" state in their minds. But come on... is this normal???
*More on the 81 lb box tonight or tomorrow morning, I promise :)