Me - "You guys aren't going to work for the man when you're older. You're going to be artists or fashion designers or have your own company."
Emily - "I want to work at Target."
Me - "Oh. Okay. If you want to work at Target, you can certainly do that."
Emily - "I'm going to say that everything costs 50 cents."
Emily - "And I'm only going to work on Tuesdays."
Me - "Oh? Okay."
Emily - "Anna's going to work for the man."
Me - "She is?"
Emily - "She's going to be a little tax return mouse just like you."
Tax return mouse = On the Grown Up page in our Richard Scarry book, there's a little mouse sitting at a typewriter. She's supposed to represent secretaries but whenever the girls ask me where tax return people are on the page, I point to the mouse because it's the closest resemblance.