looking at her place mat and seeing that she would be making several trips back and forth to me and to the trash cans, i explained. "it's like this, zoey. everything that God made is biodegrable. you see, God created them in such a way that when they die or when they're used up, they decompose, become part of the earth, and can be used as 'food' for the plants and trees."
and in an instant, zoey, my dear 5-year old student, summarizes everything with this insight: "He recycles!"
yes, He does... and so should we.