Ashu: Amma! Come and play a game with me.
Me: Not now, Ashu. Im making dinner.
(2 mins later)
Ashu: Amma come!
Me: Im not done yet. Why dont you play something with Antu? I ll join you when Im done.
(5 mins later)
Ashu: Amma! What game do you want to play?
Me: Anything. You choose.
Ashu: Ok. Come.
Me: ASHU! I ll come when Im done, OK? Dont keep calling me.
Ashu: But Amma...
Me: Shush! I dont want to hear one more word.
(I spot her playing by herself with some sight words flash cards.)
(A good 15 mins later)
Ashu: Amma look at this!
And this is what she had done with the flash cards!
I laughed and joined her for a game. I even let her win! :)
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