Should Grandmas Get a Pass for Laughing at a Dance Recital?

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[Editor's Note: Michelle at Burgh Baby noticed a trend at her daughter's dance recital: Grandmas were laughing at the kids' mistakes. While the mistakes were cute, she questions if the laughs were appropriate and/or if there is a generational mindset that makes it okay. -Jenna]

The Laughing Grandmas:

Dance recital feetHop . . . Skip . . . Hop . . . Skip . . . Hop . . . Skip . . . Hop . . . Skip . . . SPLAT.

A flurry of golden ruffles flew upside-down as the little girl landed right smack on her bottom, her legs straight up in the air. She quickly popped back onto her tap shoes as the spotlight followed her around the stage. She continued on with her routine as a ripple of chuckles worked its way around the room.

Read the rest to see what else happened that caused laughter and why it wasn't okay.

Photo Credit: andrewick.

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