The World She Grows In

Photo: Amelia and her new doll in a Manhattan diner.
Amelia: Mom, I finally decided what I want to be when I grow up. Me: Oh, yeah?  What did you decide? Amelia: I'm going to be a Teacher Dancer Artist Mom. Me: Did you know my friend, Hula, is that combo? She likes it very much, and I think you would, too. Amelia: I think I will.