One-Liner Wednesday – #1LinerWeds – Feeling Old

“Children nowadays know nothing really = in my day we were  so different…!” – Lil Princess (aged 10!)

Talk about knowing how to make mummy feel old!

In my day?

We were talking about a lack of understanding and motor control in my nursery class in general, and when she piped up with that beauty from the back of the car, I was (almost) speechless!

Her ‘class’ were just generally much smarter, apparently, and they could “count up to 15. ya know!”

It made for an interesting conversation…

For Linda’s #1LinerWeds Challenge.


33 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Erika Kind
    Oct 18, 2018 @ 20:17:15

    So cute! My daughter said something similar some years back. Really cute!

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  2. mitchteemley
    Oct 18, 2018 @ 00:36:54

    Over the hill at 10. ;>)

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  3. Laura
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 21:55:51

    “in my day” Bwahahahaha!!!

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  4. LindaGHill
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 20:40:50

    Awww … 😀 ❤

    Liked by 1 person


  5. Laurie
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 18:02:51

    In my day??? 😀

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  6. syl65
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 13:52:59

    Wow, such a wise Lil Princess… 😄💜

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  7. Book Club Mom
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 12:57:44

    Haha! The youth have all the answers!

    Liked by 1 person


  8. Dan Antion
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 11:55:02

    “In my day…”

    Wow – how old must you be?

    Liked by 1 person


  9. bikerchick57
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 11:29:40

    Ha! Lil Miss Smarty Pants. You didn’t know you had a genius in the back seat… 😉

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  10. Perdita Tinsel
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 11:13:20

    Haha! Although I do find, usually, that adults have a rose-tinted and utterly inaccurate view of what they could do at various ages (speaking as an old timer teacher, with an older-timer teacher mother who has worked since the early 70s, and a grandmother who started in the late 30s, now passed). My mother has even had to gently rebuke people and say “no, your daughter could not read a book aged 3, she recognised the pictures…”
    Even my 4 year old insists she could ‘eat sandwiches’ when she was a tiny baby ‘not just bottle milk and mummy milk like those babies…’! I guess it’s human nature.

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  11. susieshy45
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 09:49:48

    Yeah, its true what she said- they could count till 15 and read too. And her mummy’s generation could write and maybe sew too?

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  12. Carol Anne
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 07:40:22

    Now this little gem cheered me up! 😀

    Liked by 1 person


  13. willowdot21
    Oct 17, 2018 @ 07:37:32

    Out of the mouth’s of babes and sucklings , springs to mind sis 💜💜 🌹💜

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