Wednesday, May 14, 2008

On the Shuffle Mode

Hannah sings very regularly all day. Especially during the more boring days at home, the house is filled with her voice. While she does have the capability to sing quite well, most often she uses this odd falsetto that grates on my nerves. Think Miss Piggy plus Julia Childs gallivanting around you singing random nursery rhymes peppered in between excerpts of the Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom.

"Bah bah black sheep have you any wool? Yessirw yessirw blah blah boo...Weceive da body of Jesus Chwist...Taste the fountains of immowtalities...ALLELUIAH! ALLELUIA! ALLLL-E-LUUUU-IIIII-AAA!

A couple of times after being in the middle of something and growing annoyed I've (on accident) told her to please be quiet. And then I felt guilty right afterward. It's so precious. I love that she just sings her little heart out. I'm praying I will grow to appreciate her vocal styling. And I'm pretty sure I was similar as a child. I seriously thought my parents couldn't hear me singing in the shower until I was like 18, and then I kept on singing anyway, because they're my parents, they'd still love me.


Blogger Mimi said...

Oh, so cute! I love it!

4:20 PM  
Blogger Michelle Melania said...

How sweet! All day yesterday, David was running around the house singing "Christ is risen from the dead....... death by death...... tombs bestowing life!!" It is so sweet!

6:47 PM  
Blogger jenny baker said...

you know, i'm sure bjork's mom said the saaaame thing 30 years ago... :)

7:32 PM  
Blogger Mrs. Ham said...

Aww what a sweetie!

9:49 PM  
Blogger ::Sylvia:: said...

Yes, I imagine in the years to come we will wish we had our little ones serenading us!

9:58 AM  
Blogger Michelle Melania said...

You've been tagged!

2:27 PM  
Blogger Michelle Melania said...

party pooper! Oh well, I'll get you another time :)

2:36 PM  
Blogger b said...

i was driving to school today and then i realized duh! the "s" stands for simpson and i know you! hahah! anyways yay i am at school and i just finished a photoshoot of a really weird idea i had about 6 months ago! check my page out later today because i am going to post some stuff as sson as i finish developing my negatives!

1:40 PM  

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