Reading group: (Giggles) "No you're not. Noooooooo. You're like 16!"
A: (smug, sly grin) "No, I think Ms. A is really old. She's like, like FORTY-NINE!" (snickers)
If 49 is reaaaally old, I feel for many of the teachers working at my school. They're practically ancient!
(In reference to the cute, fluffy gray penguins in the book)
♫ "When penguins get really old, like in high school, do they change black and white?"
When you're only seven, I guess sixteen seems awfully old, penguin or human. Do penguins have penguin years like dogs?