12.19.2013

the more things change, the more they stay the same...

yesterday I posted gita's answers to these questions. I thought it would be interesting to re-interview madhavi and see how her answers changed in the course of four years. her answers from 2009 are below the current ones.

answered by madhavi, age 11 (almost 12!)



1. What is something mom always says to you? "listen"

2. What makes mom happy? "when I do listen and helping her out...right?"

3. What makes mom sad? "when I don't listen."


4. How does your mom make you laugh? "when she teases me (laughs)."


5. What did your mom like to do when she was a child? "uuuuhhhhmmmm, umm, oh, (makes weird face) I don't really know..."


6. How old is your mom? "wait, hold on... what year were you born... you were born in 79... you're 34!"


7. How tall is your mom? "I'd say 5 foot... hold on... let's see, about 5 foot 5...?"


8. What is her favorite thing to watch on TV? "probably Law and Order..."


9. What does your mom do when you're not around? "ummmm, shop sometimes..."


10. What is your mom really good at? "hmm, you're really good at Language Arts because you're a Language Arts teacher... and you're really good at sewing."



madhavi-devi, age 11

answered by madhavi, age 7 - March, 2009

1. What is something mom always says to you? "to listen"

2. What makes mom happy? "to listen"

3. What makes mom sad? "that I don't listen"

4. How does your mom make you laugh? "(silence, shrugging of the shoulders) ummm, hmmm, ummm..." 


5. What did your mom like to do when she was a child? "Whoa, that's tough. I don't know."

6. How old is your mom? "30"

7. How tall is your mom? "4 feet tall?"

8. What is her favorite thing to watch on TV? "Wheel of Fortune, duh!"

9. What does your mom do when you're not around? "go to sleepy world"

10. What is your mom really good at? "you're really good at being a mom" (brown noser!)



madhavi-devi, age 7

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