There's this strange phenomenon that happens whenever Lila gets sick. She turns into this naughty, disobeying, stinker of a child who hits, bites, kicks and scratches me for the smallest offenses. The other aspect of the phenomenon is that I begin to believe that this urchin child is my real child.
But just when I think my child is doomed to forever be possessed by the Ear Infection Demons, she goes and does something like this:
It's a good reminder that my sweet girl is still in there somewhere. There's still hope!