My kidlet recently got her school photos taken.
I finally got the pictures back. I thought they looked pretty damn good.
That is, until Viola said..."What the hell, you horrid mom you. How could you not let her get the lasers?"
"There weren't any lasers to pick from"
It's true, there weren't any lasers to pick from. Instead there were some other equally awful ones...which I'm sure will be remembered as awesome in 20 years.
I can still remember being 8 or 9 and begging for the laser beam background. My mom always said no, she said that for the extra $4 it was ridiculous. So, I never got them.... I always did the whole 'well, when I have my own kids, I'll let them get the laser beams, and I'll let them eat all their Halloween candy in one day too' spiel.
Now I have my own kids. and I've realized that I am my mother.
She asked for this background....