The soundtrack for the next 18 or so years will include teasing, tormenting and the accompanying whining and crying.
It can't be avoided.
So, I have some choices. Embrace it, join in! Fight it by separating them or punishing them. Or ignore it - tune it out and escape into my own thoughts.
I have a feeling I will employ all 3 choices several times a day.
Until my head explodes. Or college. Whatever comes first.