Here’s another one-liner drawn from the And Yet He Lives files. One of the kids was complaining about something I had cooked. Charlie, in an attempt to be encouraging, took a bite and said, Everything doesn’t have to taste good for you to eat it.…

He was afraid of the enormous, noisy, confusing genie that he expected to come out, and he was afraid of wasting the power of change. Mom and dad had changed his house, his neighborhood, his friends, his schedule, his preschool – his whole life – and that was without a magic lamp, even!

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