Right before lunch today we had an animated discussion about bug bites. It was enlightening, exhausting, eye opening – and frankly I’m itching just reliving it again.
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I’m not sure HOW we ended up at man-eating bugs after reading a sweet story about traveling bunnies, but there you go.
Linda: “You KNOW, if you scratch your bug bites, they will only get WORSTER.”
Maya: “And you know, the bugs that bite are giant flies!”
Zane: “Yeah, but you can get bug spray for them in the bug aisle at the store.”
Christian: “No, they are not flies they are called MOSKWEETOES.”
At that moment Logan turned matter-of-factly to Christian (the most amazing reading in our class) and said in his most professor-ish tone,
“No, Christian, it's MosKEEtoes. I think the ‘w’ is silent.”