1) I'm tired.
"Yeah, but it's time to get up."
"Don't forget your jacket."
3) Where's my brush?
"Over there on the dresser."
4) Where's my shirt?
"Over there by the dryer."
5) I can't find the matching sock!
"There it is."
6) Can you give me that please?
7) Can we have pancakes today?
"No time to make pancakes."
8) What are you reading?
"The newspaper article about the new school."
"Time to go. Get your stuff."
10) Is it going to rain tomorrow?
"Showers in the afternoon maybe."
11) What's to eat?
"There's crackers… and cheese in the refrigerator... and there's fruit"
12) How about going to the store Saturday?
"If we get the housework taken care of first."
13) …(watching television) …
"Don't forget soccer practice at 5 o'clock."
14) Can we have Chuck and Shirley over Saturday?
"Uh, we have Dan's recital on Saturday."
15) Can I watch the baseball game?
16) Whatcha doin'?
"Getting stuff ready for the picnic."
17) Who was that?
"It was Anna."
18) Good night.
"I'm sorry honey, it's time to get up. It's hard, but it's time to get up.""Your favorite shirt is over there by the dryer. It's nice and clean.""Don't ruin your dinner. There's fruit… those purple grapes that you really like.""Soccer practice at 5 o'clock. Give yourself enough time so you don't have to be rushed."OK, "Who's playing?""Good night. Sweet dreams. Love you."
Acknowledgement and appreciation that it is difficult to wake up…Knowing and caring that someone has a favorite shirt, and being delighted that he or she would be delighted to have it to wear…Nourishing with food while nurturing with a favorite (and healthy) treat…Caring to forewarn to help him or her avoid the stress of rushing…Caring that he or she is passionate about his or her baseball game… and that he or she be well-rested…Caring to send him or her into his or her nightly rest with a last message of love…
Mirror mirror in my life, who's an important person in your life?You are. You are important in my life!