Yesterday, while I was carrying Aramis, his usual razzing sound suddenly changed into “la, la, la, la”.
First consonant-vowel syllable! I was so surprised and tickled and lala-ed along with him. So there we were, mother and child, dancing around the living room, saying “la, la, la” to each other like we were having the most important conversation of our lives. (And so we were!)
Then I tried to get him to move to “ma, ma” but it was not to be. One can but try….