Letter from lockdown: It is a robust time for kids

Michael Deacon’s Letter from Lockdown is an everyday collection working in the course of the coronavirus epidemic. For his earlier letters, see this page.

Am I being too onerous on my son?

The opposite day, he was sitting on the couch enjoying Minecraft on his iPad. As common readers will know all too nicely, Minecraft is his favorite online game. In latest days he’s grow to be particularly anxious to know when he can see his cousins in Buckinghamshire once more. “It’s essential. I want to indicate them the way to summon the Ender Dragon to the Overworld.”

Anyway, there he was, enjoying his sport on the couch, when immediately his iPad ran out of battery. Whereas it was recharging, Mama lent him her cellphone, so he might proceed enjoying his sport on that as an alternative. In the end, the cellphone ran out of battery too.

“Dada,” he mentioned, in his most angelic tones. “Can I borrow your laptop computer?”

“The place have you ever put Mama’s cellphone?” I mentioned. “Don’t simply dump it on the couch. Take it upstairs.”

“Upstairs?” he…

 
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