Friday, June 8, 2012

From the mouths of babes

I was 'inspecting' my nephew Joshua’s milk teeth when he calmly asked:“Aunty Dudee, who buy you teeth?” “God gave us our teeth,” I replied. Without skipping a beat, he said: “But He didn’t give us brush” This nugget is in the same league as wahenga wisdom: “Life is like githeri, ...'ts how you karanga/cook it.” It challenged me on many fronts: Creativity, Responsibility, Stewardship...!