Brat: MA I love how books carry me to a whole new world, I almost feel as if I am stalking the characters in the story. Do you feel that way too.
Me : ( am about to answer)
Brat: Well I know you don’t even know that you too stalk characters especially your Howard Roark ( a character from one of my favourite books-Fountainhead)
Brat: Huh! Books are such good stress busters, they provide a beautiful escape from the cruel shrewd world
Me: Excuse me!! What stress or cruelty have you seen!
Brat: MA you gave your last exam almost two decades back, you won’t understand