An agitated and impatient John comes running into the study. He grabs my arm to drag me off to do his bidding.
"What do you need," I ask.
"Just hit it, Mama! Just hit it!" comes the reply.
He's referring to the T.V., thankfully not a brother or sister. This T.V. is a fossil that goes from full screen to a flat line without warning. And, yes, smacking it seems to help.
Kolbe was describing an interesting show he had watched and said, "It was on the converter box last week."
Yes, some people might say "It was on Playhouse Disney or HBO." We're happy our ancient analog T.V. has a converter box to pick up a digital signal.