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Mayfield Report 13 Jun 2013 19:30

A little girl Jane is visiting granny and sits there sucking her thumb, “can’t break her of it” says her mother.

So while she is babysitting granny quietly takes the little girl aside and tells her if she keeps sucking her thumb her tummy will blow up like a balloon.

Next day mummy rings up shrieking what on earth did you tell Jane yesterday!
I was talking to the to the vicars wife this morning who is expecting her own child soon, Jane pointed at her tummy and shouted “I know what you’ve been doing!


BarbinSGlos Report 13 Jun 2013 19:33

:-D :-D :-D :-D :-D


Bobtanian Report 13 Jun 2013 21:04


I often think the same thing!!