|From DAD's journal, March 24th, 2005:
Tonight the boys said they wanted to watch a movie, so I let
them choose one from the collection. They picked OLD
YELLER, which I thought was okay for them to see.
They seemed to like it, and were even dancing along a bit with
the song at the beginning.
They got scared when Old Yeller got sick and I think SuperRica
cried a little at the end (he takes after his Popi).
Later when I was getting them ready for bed, Rashy kept saying
that SuperRica had "the hydrophoby" and had to be "put down."
"He's foaming at the mouth, dad. Look at him."
I said that SuperRica was just brushing his teeth and no one
had gone mad, although I was getting mad with Rashy's attitude.
"Gotta put him down, dad." Rashy insisted. "He's got the
I put them both down (to bed, I mean) and am writing this before
going in to join them.