Monday, 18 April 2011
Tonight, I said, as I tucked her in, I don’t want you staying up late.
“But Papa, I stay up late because I become a fairy at midnight, and join my fairy-kind,” she said. “I worry that, if I fall asleep too early, my fairy-self will fade away forever.”
That might happen a bit as you get older, I said. But some people can hang onto it.