Sunday, November 08, 2009

"To: Miss Toothfairy"

Ah, the minds of children: mysterious and endlessly entertaining. Louise recently lost a front tooth, and we put it in an envelope to go under her pillow. Louise decided to decorate the envelope—like such:


The front of the envelope "To: Miss Toothfairy from: Louise Olivier Date: 11-3-09". (The middle figure is obviously the tooth fairy triumphantly holding a tooth. I'm not quite sure what the deal is with the two giant disembodied heads on the horizon.)


And the back, with a label, "Tooth stuff" (presumably for ease of filing; I imagine the tooth fairy has a very large "Tooth Stuff" section in her file cabinet), and a sort of crest/seal containing the statement, "My tooth is very small" (which it was).

Hilarious.

3 comments:

  1. Hmmm, I wonder what the tooth fairy does with all those old teeth, she must need a clear-out occasionally. Is there some clever recycling scheme in tooth-fairy land? Do they get turned into elephant tusks?

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  2. Teresa2:01 PM

    Hide that envelope real good. That's how the veil was lifted from my eyes. Although my letter didn't have such beautiful artwork. Impressive.

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  3. those two disembodied heads are June and Louise: their bodies are under the covers and they're sharing the bed, eagerly awaiting the arrival of the Tooth Fairy. Was she generous?

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