"This is a curious creature: intelligent, cooperative, easily distracted."
"Have you been successful in establishing communication yet?"
"Primarily through grunts and body language, Sir."
"So, it acts like an animal?"
"But, it's definitely human."
"Interesting...and the age?"
"Eleven, I believe."
A 55-Word story inspired by the current scientific experiments going on in our home in our endless efforts to raise our pre-teen. I love that boy! (but not his wandering socks or misplaced homework or his 87% success rate at following through...)
Linking up with Trifecta - inspired by the word: animal
3 : a human being considered chiefly as physical or nonrational; also : this nature