It was Georgie’s idea to read to her from day one, and it seems to have paid off. She loves to flick through books and to show you what she has found. Often she’ll clamber up on to you carrying a book, and point at it until you read to her.
We didn’t plan it this way, but in the first 8 months of her life The Child went on 8 flights – which is as many as I’d been on in my entire life until I met Georgie.
I don’t know who that says most about.
Anyway, we’ve learned a few lessons in those 8 flights that I thought I’d share. The first and perhaps most important is this: