been talking to firstborn about patriotic songs (sare jahan se achcha, vande mataram), about recognising the tricolour and appreciating all things Indian…
soon, he said school taught him an Indian song.
and what was that?
“one li’l two li’l three li’l indians, four li’l five li’l six little indians, seven little eight little nine little indians..
my brain rushed in with all the following thoughts but i went with B
a) never mind
b) mommy is tired, very, very, very tired
c) long, complicated lecture on culture, geography and ethnic communities
d) sing along with firstborn