Thought I'd join in with this"Out of the Mouths of Babes" funny story Linky.
I have shared this one before but it STILL cracks me up.
My 8/9 yr old students seemed quite concerned that I was not married (YET). While the girls logically tried to figure out my age all year through the use of notes in my mailbox (aka "circle yes or no" :-), one of my boys went the more direct route.
Child: Ms. Wright, are you a "Ms" because you lost your husband at D-Day?
Me: Um, excuse me, what did you just say?
Child: Did you LOSE YOUR HUSBAND at D-Day because you know a lot of girls lost their husbands there.
Me: Well that is true but, when was D-Day?
Me: Yes and it's 2011....do I look like I'm over 80?
Child: Well, where's your husband then?
Me: Good Question....
Another one comes from the book of Treasured Goodbyes my students gave me at the end of Student Teaching:
Dear Ms. Wright,
I will shrivel up and die with boredom without you.
(Insert very graphic and dramatic stick figures)
Gotta love small children. They make even the hard days so very worth it!
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