It Has Begun

It has begun.

The boy bought his Magic the Gathering starter kit.

The best news of all is now he won’t ever have any money to buy drugs.

Magic_The_Gathering

Works Sometimes

(at breakfast)

Little Miss Thing, age 7: “Pass me the milk.”

Me: “What’s the magic word?”

LMT: “NOW!”

Me: “Uh… No, that’s not it.”

LMT: “Are you sure? It works sometimes.”

Having a (Fire)Ball

Danger Monkey, age 10: “Please be quiet.”

Little Miss Thing, age 7: (loud singing)

DM: “Dad, I need to cast Mage Hand to put a magical hand over her mouth.”

Me: “Sorry, buddy. We’re not playing D&D. You’re stuck back there with your sister for the rest of this car ride. Can you maybe think of a better way to resolve this?”

DM: “Yes, but I’m not level 5 so I can’t cast fireball yet.”

LMT: “What…?”

Me: “What…?”