at this point I imagine he was doing his hold-still-and-maybe-you'll-go-away-thing. hyphen hyphen. one variety of his tantrums these days involves holding very still, opening his fingers to drop whatever he's holding, then laying face down on the floor in silence with his arms by his sides. good thing he can't see us laughing at him.
luckily Lily was in thoughtful-Lily-mode that day and told Santa that her little brudder liked cars and trucks.