"A what?" I said. I pictured some kind of aquatic creature hanging from stag horn coral munching on bananas.
" A sea monkey. They were around during the time of the dinosaurs."
"Bubba, we're getting ready to move, and we certainly don't need any more pets!" (I'm trying to figure out how we're going to move the ones we have!)
"But Mama, they're really small, and I'll take care of them!"
"No, Bubba. No sea monkeys!"
"But do you at least want to see how cute they are?"
I looked at the boy. "Fine. I'll take a look at them."
We pulled up a You tube video:
Okay. After about a minute of watching them, I've determined that I've had quite enough of sea monkeys! What about you?