The hub is on an overseas business trip (yes, again!) so I am the “Tchaikovsky” for the fortnight (next week, too!). I kind of like driving the kiddos to school. All of us are stuck with one another in the car, all strapped in, no distractions like toys and all.
小小宝贝 : I like Google Home so much! (gushing over the darn machine enthusiastically)
Me : (what the…?! Ah ah.. no swearing…) (in my most gentle mommy voice) Why is that so?
宝贝 : Di di talks to it all the time!
小小宝贝 : You were not at home. So I asked Google, “Why is the sky blue? Why is the sun yellow? Why are the clouds white?” And the Google was so smart!! She knows all the answers!
Me : So what did she tell you?
小小宝贝 : Oh I have forgotten.
Me : Do you want to know the answers? (finally my chance to impress my son!)
小小宝贝 ：It’s ok. I will go home and ask Google after school today. She is always there! I can always ask her! (Is he subtly trying to tell me something??!!)
I swear I’m going home to trash that gadget today!
#jealousofagadget #displacedbytechnology #ihategooglehome #machinesaretakingover #quitmyjobandstayathome #afteritrashgooglehome