Hiss

My son loves to make animal noises, he puts so much thought and emotion into them! I can remember driving and out of no where he let out this horse noise. My husband and I looked at each other and wondered where he learned it from, there was no way we could even begin to sound that real! We were quite impressed to say the least.

At the beginning of the year, my family moved. Where we are located now, there are a lot of stray cats roaming around (don’t even get me started on irresponsible pet ownership, my heart aches for these cats). Most are very friendly, but they annoy me and especially my dog. I do not like the fact they lounge all over my back deck and urinate on my herbs! I hiss at them to scare them off…(yes, you already know where this is going).

We went to Toddler Time at our local library and the story being read out loud was about a cat. The story teller asked “do you know what sound a cat makes” and my son started hissing. I was mortified to say the least. All the other children were meowing, but not my kid.

Now regardless of where we are or what we’re doing, whenever he sees a cat he hisses. I have tried to teach him that a cat meows, but he wants nothing to do with that noise.

I guess I should be careful what else I say or do because obviously, he is absorbing it all!

Note: I wish I could take credit for this awesome lego cat birdhouse, but the photo belongs to Brick Player.

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2 Thoughts to “Hiss”

  1. Marie Byrd

    This is so hilarious! Love this kid! Yes, watch what else you say because my dear sweet Izzie yells retard everytime she sees someone touch their chest. (thanks to the teenagers she is around all day) If she sees it in public, she yells it and slaps her chest, this is one of the many reasons I do NOT take her shopping with me lately. I pray to God that if I keep ignoring it she will stop!

  2. Parrots….kids are parrots! They’ll repeat anything and everything and always in the most in opportune moments! I know this from experience!

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