Mighty Red Pen

December 19, 2008

To infinity . . . emboyage!

Filed under: At home with MRP,Kidspeak,Wordsworthy — mighty red pen @ 2:31 pm
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Mondegreen alert at la Casa de MRP.

S (age 5): EMBOYAGE!!
MRP: Huh?
S: Emboyage!
MRP: Where did you learn that word?
S: Um . . . it was Disney.
MRP: Oh, you mean “Toy Story”?
S: Yeah.
MRP: Buzz Lightyear?
S: Yeah.
MRP: Do you want me to tell you what Buzz is really saying?
S: Yeah, sure.
MRP: He’s saying, “And beyond!”
S: And beyond? Oh, okay.

Two minutes later.

S: EMBOYAGE! EMBOYAGE!! EMBOYAGE!!!

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