Tuesday, April 21, 2009

I Love That She's Colorblind

Avery: "Mommy, my skin is white."
Me: "Yes, it is."
Avery: "Some people have black skin."
Me: "Yes, they do. Why do you think God made us in different colors?"
Avery: "Cause it's pretty."

Diversity. Uniqueness. Tolerance. Love. Understanding.
Yup, I love that kid.

6 comments:

suebug said...

amen Avery, amen!

Rachel said...

What a beautiful daughter you have! You have done an excellent job raising your children, and I have the utmost confidence you will continue on that path. What a wonderful mother/person you are! Truly!

Erin said...

Aww..bless her heart. I hope she always thinks that way!!

Andrea said...

That is AWESOME!!

Shellie said...

The kids KNOW. The grownups just need to listen to them. What a sweetie!

Angela said...

Wow! She is amazing!