“Yeahhhhhh!!!!!” Max yelled enthusiastically to my suggestion of playing animals, clearly one of his favorite activities.
So we dumped out the dozens of plastic animals on the living room rug. With a strong fondness for creatures of all kinds and eager to begin, Mr. Imagination created a fight between a tiger and a large green dinosaur.
“The dinosaur can’t play with the tiger,” I informed him. “Dinosaurs are extinct.”
Armed with an exasperated look in his eyes and immediately coming to the animal’s defense, the young boy adamantly replied, “Dinosaurs don’t stink.”