It was the middle of the heat wave and we were inside sitting on the floor, Lucy using my iPad, looking at Disney characters on YouTube. “Not that. Not that. Not that. This one, Mimi!”
Then she clicked and Mulan sang.
“Who is that girl I see
Staring straight back at me?
When will my reflection show
Who I am inside?”
Then she clicked on “Pocahontas.”
“You think the only people who are people
Are the people who look and think like you.
But if you walk the footsteps of a stranger
You’ll learn things you never knew you never knew.”
Then she chose a clip from the Disney movie “Tarzan.” A mother ape walks out of the woods holding a human baby and the other apes gasp and the dialogue went like this:
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