I do some.
You do some.
We all have fun.
The job gets done.
Was faced with an awful dilemma
Should she buy de lime,
Or de lemon this time?
Said de iceman, “Have both for a tenna.”
Kids are wonderful at word-play, because the language we take for granted is uncharted territory for them. For us, it’s a set of utilitarian syllables — For them, it’s a playground.
(Serious silliness inspired by our three year old neighbour, who greeted every meal with an enthusiastic, “Yummy, scrummy!”)
In my lunch-ous
Treat from mum-chus
Hmmm . . . my tumcious
Sure feels grumptious
I’ll sit on my bumptious rumptious
And have me a crunch’n’munch-us