Monday, January 5, 2009

A brother friend

While watching Peter Pan's Return To Neverland last week, Daniel looked at me and said,

"Hey Mom. She has 2 kids."

"Yes she does."

"We need 2 kids."

"You want a brother or sister?"

"Yeah a brother OR a sister."

"Mmmm well it might be a few years, but maybe eventually."

Fast forward a couple of days and Daniel is sitting on the loveseat and I am sprawled on the couch reading.

"Mom a brother is a friend and a sister is a friend. I NEED a brother friend."

My child has all of a sudden decided he wants a sibling. I tried explaining to him that even if we had a baby RIGHT NOW, that it would be a while before he could actually be a "friend." Daniel's response? That I needed to have a big boy like him. I guess he is voting for adoption!


Jessica said...

Well, give him a brother already! :)

Liz said...

Hah! That's too adorable. No worries. Craig's aunt, when we were over there visiting, kept saying things along the lines of "So when are you going to put a ring on her finger?" "When are you two going to have a baby?" I wanted to punch her in the face.

Shadows of the goddess designs said...

that is cute :)

Natalie said...

NO! No brother friends anytime soon. I am just getting him to sleep until 8 I do not want to start the process over again yet.

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