On Friday I promised three-and-a-half-year-old Big Sis that, if she was a very good girl, I’d take her to Pizza Express for lunch.
She was suitably well behaved, so we set off in the car. A few minutes into the journey I looked in the rearview mirror to see she had her eyes closed.
‘Are you tired?’ I asked. ‘Shall we go home, and go for lunch another day?’
Her eyes snapped open. ‘No Mummy,’ she quickly replied. ‘I was just looking at the pizzas in my head while you were driving!’
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