Clear Blue Water by Karen Montague-Reyes for July 14, 2004
Eve: See, Manny? No reaction. Maybe Seth is deaf and that's why he's not talking yet- Manny: No, he's just got selective hearing. Watch, Sethie? Wan go to the park with Mama? Wan go outside? Seth: Ow! Ow! Ow! Ow! Ow! Manny: All our kids have selective hearing. Observe. Ivy! Owen! Go clean your rooms! Seth: Ow! Ow! Ow! Manny: Ivy! Owen! Want to go to the park with your mom? Kids: Wow! Can I bring my scooter? Eve: Wait! I wasn't planning- Seth: Ow!! Ow!! Manny: Have fun at the park. I think I'll take a nap. Eve: I'll get you for this- Manny: At least I'll be well rested when you do. Seth: Ow!