Ancient Chocolate Beer Riddle (From a Laughing Heart)

Background information:  The home school mom and her 12-year-old son were studying the Mayas.  The conversation began with the mom presenting a good-natured riddle to her son.

Mom, giddy with excitement:  “Guess what Mayan drink your curriculum suggests we drink today?”

Son:  “Corn beer?”

(Insert silence here.)

Mom:  “No, hot chocolate.”

And the mom was thinking Starbucks, not the local bar.

Disclaimer:  Any resemblance to us persons real or imaginary is purely coincidental.  And in all fairness, the  educational video this mom and son watched did explain that Mayan kings drank a special beer made from corn before certain ceremonies.  And finally, I did ask the boy’s permission before posting.

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5 Responses to Ancient Chocolate Beer Riddle (From a Laughing Heart)

  1. Carolyn Greer says:

    Corn beer hu? Hummmmm, doesn’t sound too tasty~hot chocolate is much more to my taste! I’m sure that started your day with a big laugh.

  2. Rebecca says:

    Love it!

  3. Sami says:

    I can just see the look on your face!!!

  4. *Snicker*snicker*Snort* That’s funny. I like it.

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