only the ducks turned out to be seagulls.
they gathered all around us either for all the stale bread being thrown their way, or the stripes.
max is cordial to most kids, but he'll only claim 2 boys as his best friends (these are not exactly those 2). though after an I'm-cold-let's-play-in-the-truck playdate with Addie in which Addie found her mom's scissors and snipped her hair (and maybe Max's...not quite clear on that), Addie's on the list.
after bedtime books we talk about the day. he smiled and said, "Addie's a silly duck. She's my friend."