The day I went to work with my dad, dressed as my dad

I love my professor parents, from whom I have inherited many wonderfully things — both genetically and environmentally.  And I caught on early to how good I had it, as this conversation from when I was four or so shows:

Me: Daddy, you have a big nose.

Me: When I grow up, I want a big nose, too.

Mom: (sotto voce) You may just get your wish.

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About Leah Libresco

Leah Anthony Libresco graduated from Yale in 2011 and lives in Washington DC. She works as a news writer for FiveThirtyEight by day, and by night writes for Patheos about theology, philosophy, and math at www.patheos.com/blogs/unequallyyoked. She was received into the Catholic Church in November 2012."

  • Joe

    God Bless Papa Libresco!!!!

  • Tom

    Aaw.

  • JohnE_o

    You’re just the cutest thing! Squeee!

  • http://last-conformer.net/ Gilbert

    So toddLeah* already was into cosplay. Character continuity ftw!

    *I know the name isn’t pronounced that way. I won’t let such trifles get in the way of a mediocre pun.

    • LeahLibresco

      Man, it took me like three readings to get the pun, but the sentence as a whole delighted me

  • LeahLibresco

    The greatest compliment!


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