After Third Grade It’s All A Blur Anyway

Conversations With My Daughter

“Daddy?”

“Yes, Jilly?”

“When I am in second grade will I still have to do math?”

“Yes, honey.”

“How about third grade?”

“Yes.”

“Darn.”

“Learning math is very important, Jilly.”

“Wait. Will I even have to do Math in whatever comes after third grade?”