Me: Let’s surprise Daddy and have the weeds and stones gathered before he gets home.
Sadhbh: Ok, ok Mammy, he’ll be so happy won’t he?
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Saoirse: Some of the children said girls can’t be pirates.
Me: What? Who said that?
Saoirse: Only the boys.
Sadhbh: I’m fire girl!
Saoirse: I want to be like the girl from ‘Frozen’.
Sadhbh: No I’m ‘Frozen’
Me: You can both be the girl from ‘Frozen’
Sadhbh: ……I wish I was a pirate
Sadhbh: People don’t last forever do they?
Me: No they don’t
Sadhbh: Can I have a cracker now?
Sadhbh: It’s the best day ever…isn’t it?
Me: As good as any day that ever was and ever will be