While I was doing the dishes after dinner, my daughter came to me and said, "I was wondering if I could get a gadget named DS, Mom." I knew she had been wanting to have one for years, but my husband and I didn't give her the green light because we were worried about her poor eyesight. She seemed to understand us perfectly and stick it out...
"I'll use my allowance to buy one. And I can assure you that I'll use the gadget just for my study. In fact, I'm not so interested in playing games. Let me have one, Mom."
I couldn't believe my ears. What did my husband say? He said "yes" to open his wallet? Right away? I'd been longing for an electronic Korean dictionary for months, but he didn't show any interest in what I said. "It's not fair..."