Monday, 6 April 2015

Smart Kids

When I was very young, one Easter I said to my mother, “Why does the Easter Bunny leave eggs? Rabbits don't lay eggs. They're mammals.”


I was 3 years old. I can't believe I knew that stuff at age 3, but I also reading by age 3. I was over at the house of one my great uncles at that age, and my Mom told the uncle, Ivan, that I could already read at such a young age. Ivan didn't believe her and scoffed. He took a random book off the shelf (an adult book, not a children's book), opened a ...read more



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