:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :wink: i here ya !mom to many said:I feel for ya! My oldest two play violas (large violins). those first few weeks were excrutiating! Oh...and if you think it's bad now, wait until you have to go to the first concert...and there's several dozen kids playing instruments! ACK!
It will get better though...buy Stella (and the new pup!) some ear plugs :wink: