In the last two days, I have instantaneously stopped Rachael's tears with Band-Aids. This is nothing new for me with children of this age, but she is the first to not even require skin contact. First, she bonked her head and insisted I put a Band-Aid on her head (hair). Then today, she hurt her leg and insisted on this:
Instantaneous relief from all physical and emotional trauma. If only grown-ups had such a quick fix!