Friday, September 02, 2005

I'm back!

The trip was wonderful. I'm still unpacking and somehow jet-lagged even though I only drove and ferried around. But it was a loooooong drive. Fortunately I love road trips.

I'll write more soon but had to share the best quote of the trip:

'Yonder' is just a Spanish word for 'over dere.'

Said by Ariela, age 4.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Oh how I adore Ariela. She is eminently quotable. Despite the fact that we have never met her (or her mother in person for that matter), we quote her at her most brilliant on an almost daily basis at our house. But you knew that already. What the....
Welcome back.

4:54 PM, September 02, 2005  
Blogger PFG said...

You're back! I was starting to get worried. Might have had to break down and call you.

So let's see. In the world of an English monolingual 4 y/o in a Spanish/English quasi-bilingual area, esoteric words are by default Spanish. It's a theory. I wonder if she knows any other "Spanish" words. I'll have to come over and check this out.

I'm glad you're back.

8:58 PM, September 03, 2005  

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