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Wednesday, March 05, 2008

Attention Nature: Khalid bites back!

I *was* about to put all three of us (Khalid & Mystery Bean and I) down for a much-needed nap, except we experienced a slight detour on the way to the bedroom, where Khalid discovered, and promptly attempted to eat, a live beetle.

And I, in all the grossness that is being the Momma of a little boy, reached in and pulled the live beetle out of his mouth.

And Khalid ran away and threw a tantrum in a corner by the bathroom.
(my snaa-aaa-aaaaack! bwaaaa-haaaaa-haaaa!)

And the beetle got back on its feet and resumed its wobbly journey across the living room carpet.

And I went for the vacuum cleaner.

I'll feel sorry for the beetle later. Right now I'm grossed out. And sleepy.

-zonk-

5 Comments:

At 5/3/08 3:28 PM, Blogger hemlock said...

muhahah..
you shouldve let khalid have teh beetle. on these reality TV gameshows they PAY people to eat stuff that creeps and crawls.

 
At 5/3/08 6:17 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

thank you for a glimps of what I will have to deal with in the future, the fight to keep non-food items, especially ones that move on their own, out of my babies mouth.

on another note just wondering how u r doing? When are u do? and have you had success yet with getting khalid to sleep through the night?

love ya darlin
salam
selina

 
At 5/3/08 6:24 PM, Blogger baj said...

hey! he's talking now! score one for the beetle!

 
At 6/3/08 8:07 AM, Blogger Carol said...

It seems to me if you stop feeding Khalid people food, he will willingly and naturally take care of your insect problems, ants, bees (bite *ouch* bite *ouch*) and beetles.

 
At 6/3/08 2:14 PM, Blogger Mona said...

hahaha, i agree with your mom
:)
and hey, my brother ate live ants all the time (he thought he was mowgli!) and he turned out okay (not really, but whateva!).

 

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