Mommy: Amber, are you happy?
Mommy: Why are you happy?
Pause. She got a little distracted with her toys.
Amber: Kasi, hindi ako sad.
Oo nga naman. Ganun lang ka-simple di ba?
On the other hand, may mga days din na magulo silang kausap.
Amber: Mommy, ayoko ng rice. Gusto ko, kanin lang!
This is when they become complicated. But, okay baby, as long as you don’t ask for bigas.
They can also be reprimanding.
Nagulat na Mommy: Sh!+!!!
Amber: Mommy!!! That’s bad word! ‘Shocks’ lang pwede!
At least she provided an option. Kids! ^_^