The Core Dump

A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures

[By Nic Lindh on Wednesday, 18 August 2004]

A conversation with a two-year-old

Here’s an extract of a conversation I had with Andrea after picking her up from daycare, at which point in time she is usually thirsty. It’s pertinent to the conversation that she loves orange juice.

Me: Would you like some orange juice?

Andrea: No

.Me: Would you like some water?

Andrea: No.

Me: What would you like?

Andrea: (Thinks hard for a few seconds.) Orange juice.

So orange juice it was.

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