Re: Dancing to the Dishwasher

Subject: Re: Dancing to the Dishwasher
From: Richard Zvonar (
Date: Mon Oct 04 2004 - 15:39:33 EDT

At 6:32 PM -0700 10/2/04, Sandra wrote:
>My 14 month old son enjoys dancing to music...I started the
>dishwasher, and all of a sudden, he started dancing in front of it.

I never danced as a child, but I did have a peculiar relationship
with my grandparents' washing machine when I was a year or so old. It
was an old-fashioned cylindrical machine with the rollers on top
(this was 1947). They kept it in the kitchen of their apartment, and
when it was not in use they covered it with a piece of fabric (with a
white and red pattern of tiny flowers) that to my toddler's eyes
looked like a skirt. One day I was left in their care for a few hours
and I pretended that this was my mother's skirt and clung to it for


______________________________________________________________ Richard Zvonar, PhD (818) 788-2202

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