Another comical situation. Lucy was playing in our room one afternoon. She came running up to Eric in the family room saying "the black cat is in the back yard, the black cat is in the back yard". Eric just sort of looks at her like "yah, so?". So Lucy puts on her most sincere face and says "Daddy, can you please go kick it?"
Yes, the black cat is not a friend of ours and it has been kicked once or twice before as Eric has tried to defend our fortress and its contents.
And finally, recently you can often find Cade washing dishes. The reason is this: