At the zoo yesterday, Thing 2 was working hard to get great pictures of the birds in the aviary. She was so delighted with some of her results, she would loudly say, "That one was perfect!", which would make the grown ups around her smile. But what made me smile was that as soon as she noticed the attention, she very seriously announced to them, "I'm a professional."
“It is the peculiar nature of the world to go on spinning no matter what sort of heartbreak is happening.” ― Sue Monk Kidd, The Secret Life of Bees: