Mum hysterical over boy’s homework art
As we're sure all parents will agree, sometimes our kids take the things we say way too literally … including the time they made us raise an actual slice of toast instead of a glass of prosecco.
So our hearts really go out to the mum whose son came up with a very rude response to his Christmas-related art homework, The Sun reports.
But in his defence, you could argue that his response was valid - even if it probably wouldn't go down well at school.
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The question - which was shared on Reddit's "Funny" forum - asked the primary school students to decorate illustrations of Christmas trees with some baubles.
That said, the instructions were a bit vague and read: "Draw balls on the tree."
Taking it in the most literal sense, the child scribbled a pair of testicles on the bottom of the tree before handing it over.
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After the mum shared the hilarious homework fail online, other Reddit users argued that his interpretation was rude but still correct.
"To be fair, the tree has a face," one replied. "Logic demands that he also needs balls."
Another said: "The child did as instructed … the word needed was 'baubles'."
Meanwhile, a third joked: "Where else would the sap be stored??"
This article originally appeared on The Sun and was reproduced with permission
Originally published as Mum hysterical over boy's homework art