I got the idea the other day to see if I could get Charlie to send an email. He can read a decent amount of words, but he’s really resistant to typing and I thought this might be more fun for him than just “talking” to me with the iPad.
So I sat him down and said, “Charlie! Hey! Let’s send Daddy an email!” Imagine my most school-teacherly voice–full of exclamation points and “excitment.” I’m pretty sure Charlie isn’t fooled at all, but I try my best.
I sat him down, held his wrist and asked him to tell Daddy something, and this is what he wrote.
I immediately text my husband and say, “you have an email from Charlie.” A few minutes later he texts me back, “responded.”
Charlie and I go back to the computer and this is what we find:
I got a little misty-eyed myself.