Sunday, April 07, 2013

Easter

The Easter half-term holidays appear to have arrived only seconds after the last half-term holiday; it's a wonder my son learns anything at all given he's only in school five minutes at a time.

He has however appeared to learn something recently, although I'm not quite certain it's exactly what the school was aiming for.

This week we've been doing some child-care swaps and on Tuesday he had a friend over for the day.

After lunch, I found them playing 'crucifixion' in the living room, taking turns nailing each other to the 'cross', ie the sofa.  At one point they were chanting 'CRUcify him CRUcify him CRUcify him'.  It all ended when they started arguing about whether or not they could pull out their own nails.

I sense the finer points of their Christian education are being slightly lost in translation... I'm pretty sure that's not what the school had in mind...

... having blogged about it, I suspect the finer points of my education were lost long ago...



7 comments:

Iota said...

That's terrible. Perhaps they're expecting too much too young. At his age, I'd have the kids hopping around like Easter Bunnies. Much better.

Sparx said...

Iota - I think so too... I suspect bunnies may be a bit too pagan... but that may be a bit harsh; it's a great school.

Elsie Button said...

Crikey! I did laugh tho x

kold_kadavr_ flatliner said...

Amen, sista. What we need and few others understand is the Passion which is so lost in this whorizontal-lemming-like world today. So, lemme tella youse summore without d'New Joisey accent...

'The more you shall honor Me,
the more I shall bless you'
-the Infant Jesus of Prague
(<- Czech Republic, next to Russia)

trustNjesus ALWAYS, dear,
and wiseabove to Seventh-Heaven...
cuzz the only other realm aint too cool.
God bless your indelible soul.

kold_kadavr_ flatliner said...

...and, yes, I was an NDE,
thus, my name.
'Nuff sed.

kold_kadavr_ flatliner said...

...and, yes, I was an NDE,
thus, my name.
'Nuff sed.

kold_kadavr_ flatliner said...

Amen, sista. What we need and few others understand is the Passion which is so lost in this whorizontal-lemming-like world today. So, lemme tella youse summore without d'New Joisey accent...

'The more you shall honor Me,
the more I shall bless you'
-the Infant Jesus of Prague
(<- Czech Republic, next to Russia)

trustNjesus ALWAYS, dear,
and wiseabove to Seventh-Heaven...
cuzz the only other realm aint too cool.
God bless your indelible soul.