The Trouble with Assistants

Aug 7, 2010

“Mommy, why are you taking a picture of those mailboxes?”

“I think they look pretty from this angle.”

“Don’t you think it would be a better picture if you took it down here?”

“I like it right here.”

“Don’t you think it would be better if I was in the picture?”

“Not this one.”

“What if I was just in a little of the picture?”

“Next time.”

“How about if I just barely touch one of the mailboxes? Won’t that add something interesting to your picture? Then your picture won’t be so boring, Mommy. Instead it will be a picture of the amazing spoooooooooky hand that came from the sky and covered the whole town! You’ll see. Let me help you.”


Everyone is an art director.

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