Later on the drive home, I ask, "What were you playing?"
Suddenly I'm transported back to the 2nd grade and from somewhere, hidden away in the forgotten recesses of my brain, the words tumble out...
Bubblegum, bubblegum in a dish,
How may pieces do you wish?
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6!
Eyes wide with surprise are reflected in the rearview mirror. "You know that game?!?"
A smile creeps across my face. "I was a kid once, you know."
Linking up with Write at the Merge this week - 200 words inspired by the picture above.