An Interview with Lexie
Struggling for inspiration tonight. I decided I was going to interview my daughter Lexie, Aged 9 and see what she came up with. I have decided to share them with you.
Hey, lex I want to ask you a few questions darling, come here. Aww, dad do I have to, I am playing. Yep come here scruffalo. At this point, she comes and sits on my knee.
Q. What is the best thing about your life?
A. The best thing about my life is the fact that we are able to go out to fun places like Brocks Hill (A free country park an hour from us).
Q. Why do you enjoy that?
A. We get to spend time together when you are fun (Referring to my PTSD) I like living with you but some times you don’t play because your thinking or you’re trying to sort everything out all the time.
Q. What is your happiest memory?
A. going to Wicksteed park because it’s amazing. I love the rollercoaster
Q. What’s your saddest memory
A. When mummy took us and wouldn’t give us back
Q. What can I do to make me a better daddy?
A. That is a very tricky one because everyone at school thinks you’re the best dad in the world and keep telling me I am lucky.
Q.What can you do to be a better child?
A. Stop being so ungrateful all the time. (This shocked me because anyone who knows Lexie will know she is not an ungrateful girl)
Q. What’s your biggest strength?
A. I enjoy making other people happy and I think I am good at doing it
Q. What is your biggest weakness?
A. I am scared of the dark and I wish I wasn’t
Q. What do you want to be when you grow up and why
A. A RSPCA inspector because they help animals
Q. What is your biggest wish?
A. I hope that people all over the world stop dying because they are hungry it is stupid because we throw away lots of food in England
Q. What was the best day of your life and why?
A. When I came to live with you because you make me really happy and always tell me I am beautiful and how proud you are of me.
Q. What is the worst day of your life
A. I already answered this. It was the day mummy kidnapped us.
Q. What does kidnap mean?
A. When someone takes you from some one you love and doesn’t give you back even when you scream and cry and tell them you want to go home
Q. Do you want to get married when you grow up?
A. Dude, I’m 9 I don’t even want to grow up yet
Q. What are you most looking forward to in life?
A. Learning how to drive because I really want to go to the seaside whenever I want to
Q. If you could be anyone in the world who would you be and why?
A. I would still want to be Lexie because I love being me.