Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Great Big Fancy Words

Jonathan (age 3) came to me this morning, grungy toy in hand, and said, "Hideous. This looks hideous. It needs to be washed."

Okay.

An hour later, after I was finished vacuuming, he unstopped his ears and proclaimed triumphantly, "There's no cacophony in here!"

I thought to myself: so *that's* how you pronounce that. I've always wondered.