Monday, April 18, 2011

Ah, Youth.

Instead of saying, "I walked 20 miles to school in blinding snowstorms barefoot!" I imagine my children saying something like this to their own.

"I had to open the van door myself!"
"I had to walk 3 blocks to school!"
"I didn't get a cell phone until I was 14 years old!"
"Our flat screen was only 42'!"
"I had to rent Wii games!"
"Our computer was in the living room!"
"We didn't even have a tv in our van!"
"I had to watch VHS tapes!"
"I had to read these things called books!"


kristi noser said...

such hardship the world has never seen.

erin said...

I had to put my dishes in the sink.:(

Kandi said...

I had to GET UP to change the channel on the TV.

TheKupkaFamily said...

We were just talking about this the other day. For awhile there we were looking into maybe getting a new van. Judah overheard one of Michael and my conversations and informed us that we NEEDED to get a van with automatic sliding doors. I joked with him by asking when did he get so lazy that he needed help to shut a door ;) Now it's a big inside joke at our house. When did we get so lazy to change the channel? When did we get so lazy to write a letter? When did we get so lazy that we would rather watch the movie instead of reading the book? When did we get so lazy to.....