Friday 17 November 2017

David Robbins: Ashamed to tell my little girl I'm a scaredy-pants

We are, it may be of some comfort to discover, raising a generation of children who are almost impossible to scare.

In the spirit of Halloween, I asked my five-year-old daughter what, if anything, she found scary.

Witches? No. Monsters? No. Vampires? No -- though I'm not sure she really understands much about the undead.

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